Though the replacement app shares nearly all the features of i Photo, Photos is more streamlined, cleaner, and faster.In short, there’s a lot of reasons to upgrade OS X and admire Apple’s hard work.Here's how to keep your i Phone and i Pad photos in sync with your PC using i Cloud Photo Library on Windows 10.Of course, Apple would prefer if you used a Mac alongside your i Phone or i Pad, but it isn't silly enough to assume that folks would give up their Windows PCs and go all-in on its hardware.*Depending on whether you've chosen to Optimize Storage (which will display all your content as thumbnails but will only store a fraction of them at full resolution locally) or Download and Keep Originals (which will download all your content at full resolution).
Before you do anything you need to have i Cloud for Windows installed and set up. The even better news is we have a complete guide to walk you through it, step by step.
Reminder: i Cloud Photo Library uses your i Cloud storage: If you have lots of photos and video content, you're likely going to need to upgrade your storage tier.
There are a few different ways to transfer photos and video from your Mac and PC using i Cloud Photo Library, which I'll outline below.
to use — but is there enough here to satisfy Aperture users?
Last year Apple announced that they would be discontinuing i Photo and its more powerful cousin Aperture, and replace them with a revamped photo program that better fits a climate of i Phones and i Cloud.