Import photos

You can use third-party services to import photos into your library.

Important: All third-party services that help users import photos into Google Photos and maintain qualification in the Google Photos API Partner Program are listed as import options. Service description, promotions, and icons are provided by the respective third-party. Services providing digitization of physical media are subject to additional processing and verification prior to listing.

Import to Google Photos on your mobile device

  1. Open the Google Photos app Photos.
  2. Tap Library and then Utilities and then Import photos.
  3. Select an import type and follow the on-screen instructions:
    • Copy from other services
    • Digitize photos, videos, or film
    • Copy from a camera
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