How To Add Photo From Camera Roll To Snapchat Story

Timothy Iyekowa
Timothy Iyekowa - Writer & Editor
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When Snapchat first came out, you could only share videos or photos of your story using the app’s camera.

But a recent update has allowed users to add pictures or videos to their story from their camera roll.

So now if you have a fun video or a pretty picture in your gallery, you can share it with your story for all your friends to view.

In this article, you will learn how to add photos from a camera roll to a Snapchat story. You’ll be able to post pictures from gallery.

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How To Add Photos From Camera Roll To Snapchat Story

Whether you use an Android device or an iOS device, once you follow these steps, you will be able to add pictures from your camera roll to your Snapchat story

Step 1: Open Snapchat

Open your Snapchat app and log in to access your account. Now swipe up to access the Memories section.

Step 3: Go To Camera Roll

Navigate to the Camera Roll section and select the photo or video you wish to post.

Step 3: Post a Photo Or Video

Click the arrow icon at the bottom of the screen and select My story to share your story

How To Access Memories On Snapchat

Snapchat memories are the pictures and videos you take with the Snapchat app.

These pictures and videos are synced to your device such that even when you switch devices, you will be able to recover them. To access these pictures and videos,

Open the Snapchat app > Log in to gain access to your account > In the camera section, swipe up to view all your Memories > Scroll down or use the search function to locate desired photo or video


So now if you take a beautiful picture of the sunset with your phone camera or you want to share any random photo to your story so that your friends can view it.

Then all you need to do is follow the above steps and regardless of your device, you will be able to do just that.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I add camera roll pictures to my Snapchat story?

To do this you just have to go to the camera roll section in the Snapchat app and add the images and videos you want to your story.

Can I share a picture from my gallery on Snapchat?

Yes, you have to open the Snapchat app, locate said pictures in the camera roll section, and share them on Snapchat, whether with your friends or on your story.

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By Timothy Iyekowa Writer & Editor
As a seasoned content writer with 4+ years of experience in consumer technology, Timothy has been a dedicated author and editor at since its inception. Specializing in addressing user concerns, his articles offer effective solutions for Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac-related issues. Timothy's expertise also extends to crafting content about social media and various applications. Through his daily articles, he consistently aids users in overcoming their technology challenges.
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