How To Build A Custom Image Picker In React Native & Expo

In a React Native Expo project, I am working on the user needs to be able to select local static images and also use their own image from the device. I must admit I struggled a bit with this at first, but after researching and asking questions I found a solution.

For those of you that just want to jump in and play with the code here is an




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