Download photos or videos to your device

You can copy your photos and videos to your device.

Download your photos or videos

Important: If the photo or video already exists on your camera roll, you can't download it from Google Photos.
  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Photos app Photos.
  2. Select a photo or video.
  3. Tap More More and then Download.

Move all photos to a different Google Account

If you accidentally backed up your photos on the wrong Google Account, you can move them to a different account.

  1. Share your photo library with that account.
  2. Sign in to your second account.
  3. Go to “Sharing.”
  4. Open the sharing conversation.
  5. Click Save.
Tip: Learn to share your Google Photos library with another account.

Download all photos or videos

Learn how to export and download your Google Photos data.

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