Add photos and videos to iCloud from your Windows computer
With iCloud for Windows, you can use your Windows computer to upload photos and videos to iCloud Photos. Your photos and videos are visible on any device that has iCloud Photos turned on.
On your Windows computer, open File Explorer, then click iCloud Photos in the Navigation pane.
If you do not see iCloud Photos, click Pictures in the Navigation pane, then double-click iCloud Photos.
Drag photos and videos to the folder.
Learn how to add photos and videos if you are using iCloud for Windows version 7.
Note: If you edit a photo or video on your Windows computer, those edits do not appear on your Apple devices or on iCloud.com. If you want the edited file added to iCloud Photos, upload it as a new file.