The Google G Suite is one of the best set of tools that you can use to make your life easier. Out of that the Google Photos stands out as it provides a great away to organize your various personal business images very effectively. You might be using it for your various needs.

Have you ever thought of how to see total number of photos in google photos? Yeah, it seems to be little difficult. right? But here is a way!

Unlike other Google products they haven't provided any kind of options in the menu to know the count of the images in the photo album. Neither the web app or mobile app have a provision to view the count.

Some of our readers asked us that "how many pictures do i have in google photos?" and as per their request we have come up with a solution.

In this tutorial we will share with you a simple trick to view number of photos google photos you have in your album. By using this method you can get a rough idea about the number of photos in google photo album. The number will not be exact as it will count the images used in other google products. Anyway you will get an idea about the count of your photos.

How to View the Number of Photos in Google Photos Album

  1. First of all head over to the Google Dashboard and login with your credentials.
    How to Count the Photos in Google Photos
  2. Scroll down until you see Google Photos.
  3. Click on it and it will expand down.
  4. Here you can see the number of photos and albums.
  5. That's it. You have got a rough figure!
As per Google this figure might be misleading as it populates the count with the images used within other Google products like Hangout.

You can also check out other google photo tricks provided below.

Some Useful Google Photo Tricks

Create Animations

To create animations or GIF images using the photos in your album follow the steps below.
  1. Open the album and select Assistant and Animation.
  2. Select 2 to 50 images for the animation.
  3. View the animation preview and finalize it.
  4. Publish and share as you wish.

Watch a Slideshow

In case you have taken a series of images in a shot, you can see 'em as a slideshow. It will show an images for a few seconds and then slide to the next image and so on. To do so follow the steps below.
  1. Open an image within the app.
  2. Select the menu.
  3. Tap on slideshow.

Saving Space

If you have thousand and thousands of images within your album this could be very helpful in saving the space.
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select recover storage.
This will give you an option to convert huge images to small size. By reducing the size you can save a large number of images in the album for free.

Scan Photos

PhotoScan by Google Photos lets you scan images with best possible quality.

Download it for [Android] and [iOS]

Hope you like the tips and if you have any other handy tips which you would like to share with VM Tricks readers then comment it below and we will update the article with it. Enjoy..:)