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Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) - How to Get Villager Photos and Posters

In Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH), you can decorate your home with photos and posters of your beloved villagers!

Read on to learn how to get villager photos and posters on your island!

How to Get Villager Photos

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1 Exchange presents!
2 Raise friendship with villagers!

1. Exchange Presents

ACNH - How to Get Villager Photos - Bonbon giving photo

The most common way the get villager photos is to exchange presents with villagers!

You won't always get a photo when you give gifts, but better presents get be rewards! Try giving your villagers expensive furniture or items that match their aesthetic, and you could get your hands on their photo!

Gift Giving Guide

2. Raise Friendship

ACNH - Giving cupcakes to a villager

The closer you get to a villager means the closer you are to a villager photo! Check out our guide on how to raise your friendship with villagers!

How to Raise Villager Freindship

How to Get Villager Posters

Steps to Get Villager Posters
1 Fly to Photopia on Harv's Island
2 Call villagers or use amiibos
3 Use your phone's camera to take photos!
4 Fly back to your island and buy villager posters from Nook Shopping

1. Fly to Photopia on Harv's Island

ACNH - How to Get Villager Posters - Visit Harv
Go to the airport, choose I wanna fly!, then choose Visit Harv's island. Go inside Harvey's photo studio and you will arrive at Photopia.
How to Unlock Harvey's Island and Photopia

2. Call Villagers or Use amiibos

ACNH - How to Get Villager Posters -  Call Villagers
Once you're in Photopia, you can call villagers to be models in your photoshoot, via decorating mode.

You can also call amiibos if you have them!
How to Call Villagers in Photopia

3. Take Photos with Your Camera

ACNH - How to Get Villager Posters -  Take Photos
It's not necessary to arrange your villager(s) in a decent manner, before taking a photo, but you can if you want!

Once your villagers have been arranged, take at least one photo of them using your camera.
How to Use the Camera

4. Buy Villager Posters from Nook Shopping

ACNH - How to Get Villager Posters -  Nook Shopping Posters
When you return to your island, Harvey will call and tell you that villager posters are now available on Nook Shopping.

In Nook Shopping, select Special Goods, press R once, and you will see the list of villager posters available for you to buy.

Repeat Steps 1 to 4 for all villagers (or group of villagers) that live on your island (or for all amiibos you own), to collect all villager posters!

How to Get the Nook Shopping App

What to Do with Villager Photos and Posters

Display Villager Photos Inside or Outside of Your Home

ACNH - How to Get Villager Photos -  Villager Photo at Home
Villager photos can be placed or hung in your home, as well as placed outside.

Interact with photos

If you stand in front of a photo and press A, you will be given information about the villager's birthday, zodiac sign, and catchphrase (greeting).

List of Villagers

Hang Villager Posters on the Wall

ACNH - How to Get Villager Posters -  Villager Poster at Home
Villager posters can be hung on the walls of your house.

Display Villager Photos and Posters in Your Home to Raise HHA Rank

ACNH - How to Get Villager Photos and Posters - Happy Home Academy Score

Decorating your home with villager photos and posters rewards you with bonus points for your Happy Home Academy (HHA) evaluation, raising your HHA Rank.

How to Raise Your HHA Rank

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