Import Your Files into Photos

If you use iCloud Photos, the images you take on your devices automatically sync to all your other devices (see Sync with iCloud Photos), but sometimes you may end up taking photos with a standalone camera, or get handed a memory card or USB device loaded up with images or videos. Photos can handle these classic methods, of course (Figure 4).

Figure 4: When you attach a camera or insert a memory card, Photos displays the contents in the Import pane.
Figure 4: When you attach a camera or insert a memory card, Photos displays the contents in the Import pane.

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