Here's how to create animations in Google Photos

Apart from being your storage and backup companion, Google Photos also provides various helpful editing tools. One particularly useful feature is that it lets you create animations of your photos in just few clicks.

Animations is a group of pictures which are compiled together to make a slideshow. The benefit of animation is that you can create a slideshow for various purposes, starting from an educational perspective to reliving old memories.

You can select and combine different pictures in any definite order to generate a slideshow.

Now, if you want to use the animations feature in Google Photos but can’t figure out how, then our article will help you out. We will explain how you can efficiently use Google Photos to create animations in a few simple steps.

How to create animations in Google Photos

Animations are a little different from collages and movie features that Google Photos ha to offer. Unlike displaying the pictures slide by slide, animations will show the photos one after another.

You can add up to 50 pictures while creating an animations. Hence, it is a great way to arrange multiple shots in the format.

Follow the steps below to create an animation:

  • Open Google Photos
  • Go to the library tab
  • Hover over to the utilities tab
  • Swipe down to create a new section
  • Select animations
  • Add the desired pictures
  • Tap ‘create’ to start the animation show

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This concludes our guide on how to create animations in Google Photos. If you want to read more informative content related to Google Photos, click here.

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