Live Photos for Developers

Live Photos allows you to relive your favorite memories with movement and sound. Take advantage of the new Live Photos API and let users enjoy these moments in your web app.


In addition to playback, users can share their Live Photos within your app on iOS, macOS, and the web.


SDK and Sample Code

Xcode includes the SDKs for building apps that support Live Photos.

Xcode Project


Get details on how to build apps and app extensions using the Live Photos API.


Learn how to use LivePhotosKit, a JavaScript API to easily build a Live Photos player on your website.