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Photos & videos added to Google+ events

When photos or videos are added to a Google+ event, they are added to a collection shared with all the guests of the event. Photos and videos added to a public event may be visible to anyone.

View an event collection

  1. On a computer, open Google+.
  2. Click Menu Menu and then Events.
  3. Click the event you want to see photos for.
  4. Next to "Event photos," click View photos.
  5. On the Event photos card, click View all photos. You can sort the photos by popularity, photographer, and date taken. 
  6. To play the collection in a slideshow, click a photo or video to open it in lightbox view and then click the Slideshow at the top.

Remove photos or videos

Using your mobile device, you can remove photos and videos you've shared to an event. These photos and videos will be permanently deleted from the event collection. This will not remove the copy of the photo in your Auto Backup album, which is visible only to you.

Android app
  1. On your Android phone, open the Google+ app Google Plus.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Events
  3. Tap the event name.
  4. Tap the photo you want to delete.
  5. Tap More More and then Delete.
Desktop computer
  1. On your computer, open Google+.
  2. On the left, click Events.
  3. Click the event you want to change.
  4. On the Event photos box, click View photos.
  5. Click the photo you want to delete and then Delete Delete.

If a photo or video that violates our User Conduct and Content Policies, you can report it:

  1. Using a computer, click the photo or video to open it in lightbox view.
  2. Click More and then Report abuse.

Prevent guests from adding photos and videos

Guests will be able to add to event collections by default. If an event is open to the public, anyone will be able to add photos and videos by default. For events you create, you can choose whether guests can add to the collection:

  1. Using a computer, go to the event page.
  2. Click the drop down arrow at the top right of the Details card.
  3. Uncheck Guests can add photos.

You can't prevent a specific person from adding photos, but you can remove them from the guest list:

  1. Go to the event page on a computer.
  2. Click the drop down arrow at the top right of the Details card.
  3. Click Manage guest list.
  4. Click the next to the name of the person to remove them.
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