Share photos & videos

You can share photos, videos, albums, movies, and stories with anyone, even if they don't use the Google Photos app.

Share photos or videos

Android app
  1. Open the Google Photos app .
  2. Touch and hold a photo to select it.
  3. Select the rest of the items you want to share.
  4. At the top right, touch the share icon .
  5. Decide how you want to share. You can select an app, or choose Get link to send someone a link.
iOS app
  1. Open the Google Photos app .
  2. Touch and hold a photo to select it.
  3. Select the rest of the items you want to share.
  4. At the top right, touch the share icon .
  5. Decide how you want to share. You can select an app, or choose Copy link to Clipboard to send someone a link.
Computer
  1. Go to photos.google.com.
  2. Place your cursor over a photo or video you want to share. Click the checkmark .
  3. Select any other photos you want to share.
  4. At the top right, click the share icon .
  5. Decide how you want to share. You can use a social network, or choose Get shareable link to send someone a link.

Share an album, story, or movie

Android app
  1. Open the Google Photos app .
  2. Open the album, story, or movie you want to share.
  3. Touch the share icon .
  4. Decide how you want to share. You can select an app, or choose Get link to send someone a link.
iOS app
  1. Open the Google Photos app .
  2. Open the album, story, or movie you want to share.
  3. Touch the share icon .
  4. Decide how you want to share. You can select an app, or choose Copy link to Clipboard to send someone a link.
Computer
  1. Go to photos.google.com.
  2. Open the album, story, or movie you want to share.
  3. Click the share icon .
  4. Decide how you want to share. You can use a social network, or choose Get shareable link to send someone a link.

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