Create movies, animations & collages

Make a movie

If you have an older device, you may not be able to create movies.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Photos app Photos.
  2. Sign in to your Google Account.
  3. At the bottom, tap Assistant.
  4. At the top, tap Movie.
  5. Select photos or videos you want in the movie.
  6. At the top right, tap Create .
    • To see your movie, tap Play Play.
    • To add a title, at the top, tap Untitled.

Tip: You can also select a theme for your movie and it will automatically make it for you.  

 Edit a movie 

On your movie, tap Edit Edit.

  • Change music: Tap Music Music.
  • Reorder and remove clips:​
    • Tap and hold a clip to drag it to a different order.
    • On the clip you want to remove, tap More More and then Remove.

When you're done, tap Save.

If you delete photos or videos from your Google Photos library:

  • If you delete a photo or video that's in one of your movies, that photo or video will stay in the movie unless you edit the movie.
  • If you edit a movie that features a photo or video that was deleted, that item will automatically be removed from the movie.

Learn how to delete photos or videos.

Make animations & collages

An animation is a group of photos put together to create a photo of a moving subject. A collage is a group of photos combined into one photo.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Photos app Photos.
  2. Sign in to your Google Account.
  3. At the bottom, tap Assistant.
  4. Choose Animation or Collage.
  5. Select the photos you want in your collage.
  6. At the top right, tap Create.

 

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