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Delete original pictures/videos from phone and not have Google Photos automatically delete the online copy

Adding to Whitebear's excellent answer for deleting photo by photo, there are two other ways. You can delete photos from the "Gallery" app and that will delete photos from your device only (though I ...
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What does the Storage Manager setting actually do?

According to this blog (though I don't find Smart storage on my device now on 8.1 but did see that in some earlier version) Smart Storage is the Android Storage Manager which allows you to ...
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Photos and videos visible on phone., but impossible to import to a Mac

If the physical transfer does not work, you could try an app like WiFi File Transfer It uses your WiFi to transfer files, so that might be worth a try.
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