Uploading my own Image to a Post (Video) Jordan McKee Updated December 14, 2016 17:39 Follow Click the "+ New Post" button under the "My Posts" tab. When Ben Asks where your image should come from select "My Own". Choose the image that you would like to use. Complete the text options, and save your image. Here is a short video to show you these steps> Related articles When will Instagram be available? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.