How to download Instagram photos and Reels: a complete guide

Download instagram photos
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Wondering how to download Instagram photos to your computer or phone? Or maybe you want to download Instagram Reels or videos? Then you're in the right place. Downloading Instagram photos isn't quite as easy as right-click and save, but it isn't too difficult either. In this guide we'll look at some of the different options, using Instagram itself and through other methods.

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Joe Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment and software for creatives, from video editing programs to monitors and accessories. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives. There he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and design assets for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.