How do I use camera effects on Instagram?
To take a photo or video with a camera effect:
- Tap in the top left of the screen or swipe right from anywhere in feed.
- Swipe left at the bottom of the screen and select an effect. To see effects from independent creators, swipe all the way to the left and tap .
- Tap to take a photo or tap and hold to take a video. When using the front or back-facing camera, the effect you choose will automatically appear on the closest person’s face.
Learn more about how to create an effect.