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Transform Your Photos Into an Instant App

Have you ever wanted to transform photos you have taken with your phone into an app that shows both the pictures and their locations on a map? With ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Instant Apps, you can easily make an app where your photos are the stars! This GeoSnaps video will walk you through the steps of adding your geotagged photos as a new layer in ArcGIS Online, then building a new instant app using the Attachment Viewer template.

For more information on the Attachment Viewer template, check out its documentation page:

00:00 – Intro

00:20 – Verify and zip your geotagged photos

00:45 – Create a new hosted feature layer from your zipped pictures

01:07 – Define the web map and create the Attachment Viewer instant app

01:34 – Configure and publish the app with a map focused or attachment focused layout

02:06 – Interact with the published Attachment Viewer app


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