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You’ll learn how to use the photo albums feature in iOS 7.1.1, how to access the photos from the photo album view in Photos, how photos are organized in albums, how the albums are accessed by sharing them and how to manage album sizes.
If you’re looking to see how to add photos to your Photos collection, read on.1) Accessing photosFrom the Photos app, tap the “Photos” menu in the upper right.
Tap the gear icon at the top of the screen to access photo albums and swipe left or right to access albums.
Tap the gear button to open the Photos menu.
Tap on the “Photo” tab in the top right corner of the page to access photos.
Tap “Add” in the “Add photos to album” section.
Select the photo you want to add and tap “Add to Album.”
Repeat this process for all photos you want in your photos.2) Managing album sizesIf you have more than 100 photos in your Photos album, you’ll need to manage your album sizes in a few ways:Tap the album view icon at left side of the photo in the album list.
Tap and hold the “View” button in the lower right corner.
Tap a photo in your album to see its album view.
Tap Edit and choose “Add albums to album.”
You can manage album size using the albums view.
Select a photo from your albums list and tap the gear at the bottom of the image to view its albums view, then tap Edit to change its album size.
Tap Add Albums to Album to open albums view and add albums to your album.
Tap Done to close albums view for that photo.3) Adding photos to an albumYou can add photos from any album to an existing album in two ways:Open the Albums app and tap Photos.
Open the Photos albums view in the Album view by tapping the gear in the bottom left corner of your screen.
Select “Add Albums” in your photo album to add albums from a photo album.
Select any photo from an album, tap “Edit” in upper right corner, and then tap “Manage Albums.”
You’ll see all your albums in your Albums, plus the album name and photo name.
Tap “Add Photos” to add a photo to an already existing album.
Open Photos and tap Albums in the left pane.
Tap Photo Albums and tap Edit.
Tap Delete Albums from the left panel to delete all photos from a given album.4) Editing album imagesWhen you’re editing a photo, you can add, delete, or adjust the colors and other characteristics of the photos in the photos view.
Tap Edit and adjust the photo’s color and other details.
Tap or tap the Album in the right pane to open Albums editing view.
In the Album editing view, you’re given two options to edit photos:You can select a photo and drag it to the “Edit Photos” tab.
You can edit the photo as a whole, removing the background, adjusting the image’s size, and adding a new background.
You can also add images to your albums by dragging them to a photo.
Tap or drag them to create an album from them.
In addition to editing albums, you also can edit photos in a gallery.
Tap Gallery to open your gallery.
In this view, tap or drag an album image to the Album images view.
The album views are accessed from the main Photos app menu by swiping from the top to the bottom.
Tap Settings in the main menu.
You will see a menu labeled Albums or Albums view.
In the Album views menu, tap Album or albums.
To view photos in an album view, drag an image from a list.
To edit an album’s album view and images in an albums view:Tap or drag the image from the Album albums view to the photos’ albums viewIn the photos albums view of an album views, tap an album in the images list or albums view bar.
Tap edit an image in an Albums albums view or the photos album view to add it to your photos albums.
If an album has an image you’d like to add, tap Add Album.
To add an image, tap it and then click the Edit button in upper left corner.
Tap Done to delete the image.
Tap File to open Photos.
Select a photo or albums in the Photos Albums list.
Select your photo in analbums list, tap Edit, and tap Delete Album.
Tap Save photo to open photos.
To delete an album photos, tap Delete an album.