How to Move iPhone Photos from Camera Roll to Album

How can I move photos from camera roll to my a new album on my iPhone? Read this guide to learn a quick solution.

By Joy Taylor | Posted on: Nov. 06, 2018, Last Updated: Nov. 06, 2018
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When I create a photo album on my iPhone, the photos are copied from the Camera Roll to the album yet still remain in the Camera Roll. Along the same lines, if I delete a photo from the Camera Roll, it will also be deleted from its assigned album.”How can I move photos from camera roll to an album and then delete them from camera roll without removing from the album?

Moving photos from camera roll to an album on iPhone is easy, you just need to creating a new album and adding photos from camera roll. But you will find that the photos exist in both your iPhone camera roll and the album, and if you delete them from the camera roll, it will reflex to the album.

How to get photos in camera roll moved to an album and delete them from the camera roll with no effect on those in an album? Read this guide to learn a quick solution.

Also Read: How to Transfer Photo Albums from iPhone to Computer >

The Tool We Need

With AnyTrans for iOS, it is quick and easy to managing photos on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It is an inclusive iPhone file management solution. Now check its main features:

How to Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans for iOS

To move photos from camera roll to album on iPhone, you need to firstly export the photos from camera roll to computer, and then import to a new album on your iPhone. Download AnyTrans for iOS before we start >

Step 1. Export camera roll photos to computer with AnyTrans: Open AnyTrans and connect your iPhone > Go to category managing page by clicking > Click Photos and select Camera Roll.

Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans – Step 1

Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans – Step 1

Step 2. In Camera Roll, select the photos you need and click Send to Computer button to save the photos on computer.

Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans – Step 2

Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans – Step 2

Step 3. Go back to last page of Photos in AnyTrans > Select Albums this time > Select an album > Then Click the “+” button on the top right corner > Choose the photos you just export from camera roll and click Open.

Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans – Step 3

Move Photos from Camera Roll to Album with AnyTrans – Step 3

The Bottom Line

With AnyTrans you can organize all your iPhone photos in an easy way. Besides photos, it also supports videos, music, ringtones, messages, notes, contacts and more. Now take a tour with it >

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iPhone related issues.