Take a Picture from the Lock Screen of a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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    In order to take a photo from the lock screen, the phone must be locked
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    If the phone is unlocked, then this can be done by pressing the lock-screen button or waiting for the phone to time out. Once the phone is locked, there are two ways to take a photo.
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    The quickest and easiest is simply to double-press the home button quickly
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    This will automatically launch Camera and allow us to take a photo by pressing the photo button.
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    We lock the phone again or let it time out
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    There is another way to accomplish this task of taking a photo.
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    Then, we press the lock button to unlock the phone
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    We simply tap and hold the camera icon at the bottom-right side of the screen
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    We drag the icon across to open Camera.
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    Once in Camera, we may also take photos by tapping the camera icon
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    When we've finished, we can press the home button
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    We will be taken back to the lock screen.
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    Alternatively, we can simply lock the phone
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