Share iPhone photos with Shared Albums in iCloud
With Shared Albums in the Photos app , you can share photos and videos with just the people you choose. They can also add their own photos, videos, and comments. Shared Albums works with or without iCloud Photos and My Photo Stream.
Turn on Shared Albums
Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud > Photos, then turn on Shared Albums.
Share photos and videos
In Photos, tap a photo or video to view it in full screen.
Tap , then tap Add to Shared Album.
Select an existing shared album, or create your own.
Turn on public viewing in iCloud
In Albums, select a shared album.
At the bottom of the screen, tap People.
Turn on Public Website.
Add photos and videos to a shared album
In a shared album, tap .
Select all the items you want to add, then tap Done.
Add a comment if you want to, then tap Post.
Delete photos, videos, and comments from a shared album
You must be the owner of the shared album to delete photos or videos.
Delete photos and videos: In a shared album, tap Select. Select the photos or videos you want to delete, then tap .
Delete comments: While viewing the comment in a shared photo, touch and hold, then tap Delete.
Rename a shared album
In Albums, scroll to Shared Albums, then tap See All.
Tap Edit, then tap the name of the album and enter a new one.
Add or remove subscribers, or turn Notifications on or off
Select the shared album, then tap People.
Add subscribers: Tap Invite People, then enter the names of the subscribers you want to add.
Remove subscribers: Tap the subscriber, then tap Remove Subscriber.
Turn Notifications off: Toggle Notifications off. Tap again to turn Notifications on.
Subscribe to a shared album
When you receive an invitation, tap , then tap Accept. You can also accept an invitation in an email.
See your Family album
When Family Sharing is set up, a shared album called Family is automatically created in Photos on all family members’ devices. Everyone in the family can contribute photos, videos, and comments to the album, and be notified whenever something new is added. See Set up Family Sharing on iPhone.
Note: To use Shared Albums, your iPhone must be connected to the Internet. Shared Albums works over both Wi-Fi and cellular networks. Cellular data charges may apply. See Connect iPhone to the Internet.