Import Media Using Google Photos

Users can import photos and videos straight into Clipchamp, no need to take extra steps to download or import.

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Here's how to use our Google Photos integration in 5 easy steps

Explore the steps below to start importing photos and video from Google Photos.


Select Google Photos Import

After you’ve logged in or signed up to your Clipchamp account, open the editor and navigate to your Media Library. Here, select the Google Photos button to import your files.

Select Google Photos Import


Authenticate Google Photos

You’ll be asked to give Clipchamp permissions to access your Google Photos account before you can begin importing files. Follow the prompts to provide access.

Authenticate Google Photos


Select photos or videos and import

Once you’ve gained access to your Google Photos account, find the file/s you’re after, select them and click the Import button to import them into your media library in Clipchamp.

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Add to timeline and edit

When your files have finished importing, drag and drop them to the timeline. From here, get stuck into your video editing by trimming clips, adding stickers and transitions, and creating motion titles.

Add to timeline and edit


Export and save

Once you’re happy with your video, export it back to your Google Drive. Hit the Export button and once you’re there click the 'Save to Google Drive' option and hit save.

Export and save

Sign up with Clipchamp to get started.

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