UPDATE: This post was originally published in May 2016. It was revised in Sept 2016 and Dec 2018 with new information.
Will stories that already have images stored in a Google account be affected?
Where is the best place for me to store images I want to use in a story map?
What about Google Photos?
About the author
Owen is the Lead Product Engineer on the StoryMaps team and works out of the Esri R&D Center in Washington, DC. He has been with Esri since 2004, and before joining the StoryMaps team spent 11 years as a solution engineer on Esri's National Government team.