Instagram stories add photos from gallery
Instagram stories add photos from gallery.
Adding photos and videos to Instagram Stories from your gallery or camera roll is possible, but the key thing to note is that you can only upload images or videos from the gallery that are no more than 24 hours old.
Since the main goal of Instagram Stories is to show what happened in the last 24 hours - after which the Stories disappear.
How to add photos / videos in Instagram Stories from Gallery or Camera Roll?
Here are 4 easy steps to add photos / videos in Instagram Stories from Gallery.
- Open the Instagram app and tap the 'Home' button. Find and click on the 'camera' icon or 'your story' icon at the top left of the application window. Alternatively, you can swipe right to get to the faster Stories window.
- While on the Stories Live Photo-Capture window, swipe up or down on the screen.
- After a second, you will see a carousel of images that you can upload to your Instagram stories as they are all those made in the last 24 hours.
- Select the image you want to post, add items to your story and upload the image to your Instagram.