How to Send Multiple Photos on an iPhone

The "Share" menu in iOS makes it possible to send multiple photos at the same time with just a few taps. The process does, however, change slightly depending on whether you're starting from the album view or the moment view.

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The album view on an iPhone, with some photos selected.
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Sharing from an Album

Step

Open the "Photos" app, tap "Albums," tap the album containing the photos you want to send and then tap "Select."

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The album view on an iPhone.
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The album view on an iPhone, with some photos selected.
credit: Image courtesy of Apple.

Step

Tap each photo you want to send. Photos you tap will be highlighted and show a blue check mark, showing they are selected -- if you accidentally select the wrong photo, tap it again to deselect it. Once you're done selecting photos, tap the "Share" button.

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The Share menu for photos on an iPhone.
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Step

Tap "Message" or "Mail," depending on how you want to send the photos. This will bring you to the compose screen for a text or email message, with the photos attached.

Sharing from a Moment

Step

Open the "Photos" app, tap "Photos," scroll until you find the moment containing the photos you want to send and then tap the "Share" link for that moment.

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The moment view on an iPhone.
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The moment sharing options.
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Step

Tap "Share This Moment" to send all photos in the moment or "Share Some Photos" to choose which photos you want to send. If you choose the former option, skip the next step.

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Sharing some photos from a moment.
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Step

Tap the photos you want to send to select them -- selected photos are highlighted and show a blue check mark. If you accidentally select the wrong photo, just tap it again to deselect it. Once you're done selecting photos, tap "Share."

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The Share menu for photos on an iPhone.
credit: Image courtesy of Apple.

Step

Tap "Message" or "Mail" to choose the method you want to use to send the photos. This opens the compose screen for a text or email message, with the photos attached.