Share photos and videos on iPad
Share photos and videos from the Photos app in Mail or Messages, or other apps you install. Photos even selects your best photos from an event and recommends people you may want to share them with.
Share photos and videos
Share a single photo or video: Open the photo or video, tap , then choose how you want to share.
Share multiple photos or videos in All Photos or Days: While viewing photos in the All Photos or Days tab, tap Select, then tap the photos you want to share. Tap , then choose a share option.
Multiple photos can be shared with an iCloud link. iCloud links remain available for 30 days and can be shared using any app.
Share multiple photos or videos in Months: While viewing events in the Months tab, tap , then tap Share Photos to send all the photos from that event.
You can also use Shared Albums to share photos and videos with just the people you choose. See Share iPad photos with Shared Albums in iCloud.
Note: The size limit of attachments is determined by your service provider. For devices or services that don’t support Live Photos, a Live Photo is shared as a still photo.
Share photos with Sharing Suggestions
Sharing Suggestions recommends a set of photos from an event that you may want to share, and based on the people in the photos, who you may want to share the photos with. After you share your photos, the recipients are prompted to share their photos from the event with you. Sharing Suggestions requires iCloud Photos.
Tap the For You tab, then tap a photo collection in Sharing Suggestions.
Tap Select to add or remove photos, then tap Next.
Photos suggests sharing the photos you took with the people who were also at the event. You can choose who to share with, as well as add others.
Tap Share in Messages.
To send the link to more friends, or to stop sharing it, tap the collection, tap , then choose Copy iCloud Link or Stop Sharing.
To remove a photo collection from Sharing Suggestions, tap , then tap Remove Sharing Suggestion.
Need more help? See the Apple Support article Use Sharing Suggestions in Photos.
Save or share a photo or video you receive
From email: Tap to download the item if necessary, then tap . Or, touch and hold the item, then choose a sharing or saving option.
From a text message: Tap the photo or video in the conversation, tap , then choose a sharing or saving option.