INTRO: Searching a selected image out of thousands of images may be a tedious task. While macOS already had the choice to caption photos for a fast search, iOS lacked this nifty tool until the arrival of iOS 14.
So, no more hopping from one end of the photo library to the opposite just to settle on a specific photo or video! Let me show you ways you’ll add a caption to photos and videos in iOS 14 or iPadOS 14 to seek out them quickly.
Add Caption to Photos and Videos on iPhone and iPad
Photos’ caption feature takes advantage of iCloud Photo Library to sync captions across iDevices including Mac. So, if you’ve got enabled iCloud Photo Library on your iOS device, captions will sync across your devices linked with an equivalent iCloud account. Additionally, you’ll also edit captions and even remove those that are not any longer needed.
Add Captions to Photos and Videos
- On your iPhone or iPad, launch the Photos app then head over to the image you’d wish to caption.
3. Next, enter the desired caption. Once you’ve got added the caption, confirm to tap on Done to end .
Search Captioned Photos/Videos on iPhone or iPad
Once you’ve got added the captions, searching images becomes a breeze.
- Open Photos app on your device and hit the Search Tab.
- Now, enter the name of the caption.
Voila! Photos app will quickly show the pictures which you’ve got captioned. Pick the one you need and you are good to go.