Tag Archive: filters

Instagram now lets you use face filters in live video

Instagram enthusiasts have a new feature to play with, as of this week. The photo-centric app just announced a new feature which allows users to add face filters while sharing live video. To add face filters to your video, tap the face icon which now lives in the bottom corner and start exploring the filters […]

Latest Instagram update adds face filters and more

Instagram lands another blow in the battle for social media dominance.

A new update is rolling out for Instagram today which adds a bunch of new features — including a few more borrowed from Snapchat. The big new feature is face filters, which works just like Snapchat’s version does, but will also work with other Instagram features like Boomerang. You’re able to use either the rear or selfie cam, then send your recording or pics to friends via Instagram  [Read More…]

Galaxy S8’s Snapchat-like filters are the perfect tool for Instagram

You hate Snapchat. You wish you could get the funny effects without installing the app. This is the answer!

I see you: the Snapchat naysayers with the app icon secretly stashed at the back of the Home screen. You know you give yourself away if you post a filtered selfie to Instagram Stories, right?

Perhaps you should consider the Galaxy S8 as your next smartphone. It comes chock full of Snapchat-like filters already baked into the phone’s  [Read More…]

Snapchat now lets users create location-based filters on-demand

Snapchat is expanding its geofilters, letting anyone create a location-based filter on-demand. Originally created for public spaces and events, users can now make geofilters, which offer custom photo filter designs which appear in Snapchat based on a location, for their businesses, parties, and more. Geofilters can be purchased for up to 30 days.

According to Snapchat, here’s how on-demand geofilters work:

Design — Use your favorite image editor to create a filter. We’ve also provided some  [Read More…]

Pocket Casts snags huge update with time-based filters, Marshmallow support, and more

Popular podcasts app Pocket Casts has picked up an update to version 5.3 that introduces several new features, including the ability to filter podcasts by date. Also new is Marshmallow support, which lets you save the app’s settings across devices with auto backup.

Here’s the laundry list of changes included in version 5.3:

You can now filter episodes by time. In the filter settings page there is a new option called “Released in the last”  [Read More…]

Three new filters and emoji support come courtesy of Instagrams latest update.

Filters are the heart of what makes Instagram so popular to use. Sure, the fact that you can share your photos in seconds for the world to see plays a great part in the Instagram experience, but it’s the fact that you can make your picture come to life with filters that truly makes it a winning app.

Instagram appears to agree with our sentiments, as they have released three new filter for all to use. Lark, Reyes, and  [Read More…]

Instagram adds emoji support for hashtags, along with three new filters

Instagram is allowing emojis to work within hashtags as part of its latest update, along with adding three new filters for the popular photo sharing app.

Emojis can now be added to Instagram posts via hashtags, and users can tap on them in captions. Users can also search for them on the Explore page.

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Snapseed 2.0 adds new filters, tools, and non-destructive editing

Photo editing app Snapseed has hit version 2.0, adding a number of new editing tools to help you get the most out of your photos.

Snapseed received its last major update in October 2013. Version 2.0 adds a number of new tools, including a non-destructive editing feature called Stacks.

Instagram is getting five new photo filters!

Instagram will put in five more photo filters to its Android app. The filters are just part of the app’s latest update that is scheduled to be released in the Google Play Store today. It’s the first time in two years that new filters have been added to the app,

Instagram adds five new filters and enhanced options



Instagram on Tuesday announced the release of five new filters for its mobile applications. Available in the latest update are the new, and very subtle, Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua, and Aden.

In addition to the new filters, Instagram is improving the overall filtering experience. Now, instead of guessing what your image might look like, the app will display  [Read More…]