Looking for free way to upload to Google Photos from Google Drive? Here you'll find the best free and easy way to help add photos from Google Photos to Google Drive.
"I have stored many pictures and videos in Google Drive but I want to upload them to Google Photos because I find Google Photos is better to store media files, but how can I directly move them to Google Photos?"
Yes, Google Photos is a good choice in terms of storing images, audios, videos and other media files because it not only offers free unlimited storage but also supports various photo formats like .webp, .bmp, .rm2, etc. If you also want to upload photos from Google Drives to Google Photos, you may also try to find a direct way to do it. Here in this article, you'll learn 2 free ways to move photos from Google Drive to Google Photos.
Step 1. Log in Google Photos official website.
Step 2. Click on "Upload" button in the upper right corner.
Step 3. Select "Google Drive" from the Pop-up window and select photos that you want to upload to Google Photos from "My Drive". Click on "Upload" button and the process will start.
Step 4. Refresh the page and you will find these photos have been uploaded to "Photos" on the left panel.
Note: Using this way can help upload pictures from Google Drive to Google Photos but it does not support uploading folders. If there are lots of photos saved to a folder, then it's not easy to do it.
If you want to upload lots of folders with images to your Google Photos, then a free online cloud transfer service-MultCloud, may be your first choice. MultCloud, as a multiple cloud storage manager, which can not only help manage multiple cloud storage accounts in one place within one login; but also can help move files between cloud services directly without downloading and uploading.
Here in the below part, you can easily transfer Google Drive to Google Photos in just 3 simple steps.
Step 1. Sign Up. MultCloud is a web-based app and you need to create an account before operating.
Step 2. Add clouds. Click on "Add Clouds" icon and add Google Drive and Google Photos to MultCloud.
Step 3. Create Cloud Transfer Task to transfer photos from Google Drive to Google Photos. Click on "Cloud Transfer" button and select Google Drive as the source and Google Photos as the destination. Then click on "Transfer Now" to complete the task.
Does MultCloud only support Google Drive and Google Photos? Can MultCloud only help users upload to Google Photos from Google Drive? Absolutely No!
Besides these two clouds, MultCloud also supports OneDrive, Dropbox, MEGA, Flickr, etc. Except for transferring data between clouds, MultCloud has other two functions: "Cloud Explorer" and "Cloud Sync". "Cloud Explorer" allows you to manage multiple cloud clouds, encrypt and share files, remote upload, etc. Moreover, you can directly sync or backup one cloud to the other clouds with "Cloud Sync" feature.
So, as long as you have cloud storage accounts that MultCloud supports, you can enjoy easy cloud management, transfer or sync. For example, you can link OneDrive accounts, sync multiple Google Drive accounts or transfer files between MEGA accounts.
Multcloud Key Features
Transfer files in clouds, FTP and WebDav for easily file management & information delivery.
Sync two clouds or directories in two clouds through two-way sync or one-way sync.
Combine multiple cloud storages into one and manage them like in Windows explorer.