How to share Live Photos to Facebook

You can share Live Photos on Facebook, however, solely iOS units on iOS 9 or above will see the animated model, everybody will see a nonetheless picture.

To share with Facebook:

  1. Open the Facebook app in your iPhone
  2. Select a Live Photo (you may see it’s a Live Photo because it has a Bullseye icon on it).
  3. Tap Done
  4. Scroll down the photo so you may see the Live icon on the backside left and faucet it to allow Live. If you do not do that, solely a photo will probably be posted
  5. Tap Post
  6. When viewing the pictures on Facebook, simply press and maintain them to view the shifting picture

You can solely share Live Photos this manner, should you attempt to share from the Photos app with the Share icon, you’ll not get the choice to share the Live Photo, only a photo.

It’s additionally annoying that while you view the albums on Facebook, you do not see the Live Photos album although it’s there while you view your Photos app.

We suggest that you simply find the Live photos you need to share and put them in an album so yow will find them more simply if you end up on Facebook.

We have ideas for taking higher stay pictures right here: How to take stay pictures on iPhone

We even have a tutorial on how to add stay pictures to Instagram.

And how to flip Live Photos right into a GIF.