icloud photos

  1. cosmo811

    Best way to transfer from Google Photos to Apple Photos?

    I was wondering what the best way would be to go about that transfer. I used a Samsung Galaxy S8 for about 2.5 years so all the photos from that time are stored on Google Photos. Of course, I can access them via the Google Photos app and website, but it would be great if I could just keep them...
  2. tekfranz

    iCloud Windows Client Cannot Cancel Photo Download

    So the iCloud Drive function on Windows 10 has been improved. The offline support is great. Now it seems like iCloud Photos is broken on Windows 10 since Photos seem to be problematic. Each Time I add Photos to be downloaded it adds to the download queue. The download queue remains perpetually...
  3. T

    Merging Aperture library to iCloud Photos?

    With the imminent full deprecation of Aperture in Catalina, I am finally looking to migrate off of Aperture. For my needs, even with the very limited editing controls in Photos.app, using Photos with iCloud Photos is the best compromise for me (compared to Lightroom, Capture One), especially...
  4. AJAAY

    iPhone iCloud Issues after upgrading to iOS 12

    I'm currently having an issue with my iPhone 8 plus not downloading data from iCloud. However, it still can upload data to iCloud. This happened right after upgrading to iOS 12. I noticed during the update, when it asked me to enter my iPhone passcode to access data stored on iCloud it got...
  5. Jordan921

    Syncing photos to iCloud

    So I have over 2000 photos and video that I wanted to sync to iCloud. At the moment they are only synced to my MacBook but I also wanted to store them in iCloud. When I go to turn on the switch for iCloud photos on my phone it wants to delete everything synced from my MacBook. Anyway for me to...
  6. T

    Having problems with iCloud photos downloading VERY slowly and making duplicates?

    I am having a lot of problems with my iCloud library when I edit photos or share photos ...it takes forever to download from the cloud (it keeps saying ‘Preparing...” and the circle (that indicates the download progress) barely moves. Also, when I use the ‘share sheet’ it takes forever for it to...
  7. randy98mtu

    Replacing image files in Photos

    So for some reason years ago when I was exporting my RAW files to jpeg's, I decided to do them at varying lower resolutions since displays were not capable of much higher. Now I would like to export full resolution files. I have been doing faces and tagging in the Photos/iCloud photos. Is...
  8. T

    iOs 10 photos keep saying 'Uploading 100,000' items....

    I have a LOT of photos in my iCloud account...Over 100,000 actually (it is a combination of photos i took with my iPhone and ones that I took with my actual camera)....However, lately it keeps saying that it is 'Uploading 100,000' photos...then over the course of the day...the number it is says...
  9. K

    How to drop Mac Photos App and replace with Google Photos

    I'm extremely tired about OSX Photos; basically i cannot move the Photos Library to external network disk, like a NAS (the only way it's to create an image and i will lost the possibility to import these photos with itunes). I also want to avoid to pay iCloud for having got my photos in the...
  10. chrrissss

    Photos iCloud

    Hi Just wondered how people are managing the photos on their iPhone, I only have a 16 gig iPhone that is constantly running out of space ,I don't have any music on my phone just podcast and the mainstream apps, I signed up for a 1Tb of iCloud photos storage thinking it'd free up space on my...
  11. critic81

    iCloud Photos stuck on "downloading"

    I have iCloud Photos on. Sometimes when I go into edit mode on a live photo, or depth photo, a bubble comes up and says "downloading" it will stay at 0% forever. Sometimes I can get it to work if I reboot the phone, but most of the time its just stuck and I can't edit the picture. Anyone else...
  12. T

    'Brilliance' missing from Photos

    Hi all, i've often found it annoying when editing photos on my iphone 5s as the Photos app doesn't match the MacOS version. Specifically I'm referring to the 'Brilliance' adjustment setting in 'Light' options. Searching on google it shows this is a setting that should be there on the iOS...
  13. moosquared

    Can I delete photo from iPhone, but still keep a copy in iCloud?

    So I've been reading regarding iCloud and it seems like you can't use iCloud as a back up? Basically, my iPhone is full of photos. I want to free some space on the iPhone by transferring the photos to iCloud. Once they're all in iCloud, I'll delete said photos from my iPhone and free up some...
  14. fjfjfjfj

    Can't Get iCloud Photos to Re-Download

    I was having a problem with iCloud photos so I did the troubleshooting step of turning off and back on iCloud photos on my phone. When I turned it off, naturally the 10,000 photos I had disappeared from my phone and then when I turned it back on they aren't re-downloading. It's been 24 hours...