How To Add More Than 10 Photos To Instagram Reels

Eating becomes the second most common activity of a human. Scrolling Instagram reels becomes the new No. 1. You must have seen a lot of Instagram reels. While eating, during the night, during office hours– and even in the elevators.

Let me know how many Instagram Reels you have made to date.

Well, if I’m not wrong, you would love to create some more Instagram Reels. “But I only have pictures of my last vacation, how can I make a reel out of it?” Asked by a student.

The answer is, you can make reels out of your pictures. Not 1.. not 2.. not 3… you can add as many pictures as you want.

Here, we will quickly explain how you can create Instagram Reels by adding your photos.

Creating Instagram reels out of pictures can be a great and faster way to share your experience with the audience. It’s not limited only to vacation– even you can showcase your works more engagingly. The way people love to see it.

Also like to read this: Guide To Download Instagram Reels Without Watermark

You can add a video to your Instagram reel and add some sound to it– this is easy. But adding 10+ photos and creating a reel is a tough task for many of you.

If it’s difficult for you, then this tutorial is for you.

Methods Of Creating Reels Adding Multiple Photos

I know a couple of methods of doing it. Instead of having secrets and specials– I will tell you about both.


Create a Reel adding more than 10 photos– Using Instagram App

It makes sense if you want to create a reel on Instagram, it already provides you with the feature of doing it.

Instagram app allows you to create reels by adding photos (more than 10). The best thing about the method is you don’t require any third-party app.

Let’s make it easier for you by explaining in 5 quick steps.

Step 1: Log in to your Instagram Account. I believe you have your account credentials handy. Just kidding.

Step 2: Swipe right. And click on ‘reels’. Yes, just like this.

Step 3: Click on the ‘Gallery’ button to open the photos gallery. You can also hower upside.

Step 4: Choose photos you want to add to your Instagram Reel. (For Android– Long press on the first photo. It will enable the option of choosing multiple photos. For iOS, you will have a ‘select’ symbol on the top left side. )

Step 5: Choose the music you want to add to your Instagram Reel.

Now, your multiple photo Reel is ready. You can add filters, write a caption, and post it.

Keep in mind: Every photo will have a duration of 5 seconds ( by default). So, you can adjust the length of the sound by 15, 30, 60, or 90. It will help you add more photos.


Create a Reel Adding Photos– Using an App Like Canva

For this method, you need to download the Canva app first. Canva is an online graphic creation platform that simplifies the process more than ever before. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to quickly and easily create an Instagram reel with many photos in Canva.

  1. Go to Canva and log into your account. (Create one if you don’t have)
  2. Click on ‘Create a design’ on the top left side. There will a search bar appears– search for ‘Instagram Reel 1080 x 1920 Px’
  3. Upload 10+ photos ( as many as you want) by clicking on ‘Upload Files
  4. Drag the photos that you want to add to your Instagram reel. It automatically assigns the first photo as a five-second clip in your reel. Though you can make changes to the timeline based on your requirements.
  5. You may find that you want to add more photos, so click on ‘+’ to add more pages (photos).

Once you are done with all the steps and your personalization ( filter, timeline setup, etc) you can download the reel now. For that click on ‘Share’ and then click ‘Download’.

[ Always use an MP4 Video file while downloading the video from Canva. ]

Ahh.. you need to add the downloaded video into the Instagram Reel with the sound you want.

Yay.. your reel is ready!

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In Ending

Adding 10+ photos to the Instagram reel is possible now.

These are the two easiest ways of adding Multiple photos in an Instagram Reel. We hope it’s easier for you now. You can create a more engaging and dynamic Instagram Reel that will help you connect with your audience on social media.

Before scrolling through someone’s reel. let’s create your own reel today!

Still, have any queries related to Instagram? Want to know more hacks, tricks about Instagram? Feel free to connect with us for more information.


How do you add more than 10 photos to a reel?

Yes, you can add more than 10 photos in a reel. There’s no limit to adding photos. You can directly add from the Instagram app or you can use third-party apps like Canva to create an Instagram Reel.

How do you make an Instagram reel with multiple pictures on mobile?

Open the Instagram app on your mobile device and tap on the “+”. Swipe left on the bottom menu options and click on “Reels.” Choose the photos you’d like to include in your Instagram Reel by tapping on them. You can select up to 30 images.

Your Instagram reel with multiple photos is ready.

How do I make a video with pictures and music?

Instagram allows you to create a reel by adding photos. You can add photos and music to Instagram reels by selecting photos from your gallery and music from your music library. Instagram reels are a good source of engagement because it is a simple method to express your experience to others.

How many photos can you add to a reel?

Instagram Reels can hold up to 50 photos (including videos). When you exceed a specific amount of photos, the display duration of each is automatically adjusted to suit the 90-second reels restriction.

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