Tap and hold to record a video, or tap once to record hands-free. Swipe left to see more colors, or tap and hold a circle for more color options. After taking a video, add text, then tap it and hold. On iPhone, tap Stop-Motion to make a video using a series of individual photos.
Swipe to see more colors, or tap and hold a circle to choose a custom color. To take a video without having to tap and hold, swipe left at the bottom of the screen and tap Hands-Free.
Enter a hashtag example: To take a video that plays in reverse, tap Rewind at the bottom of the screen. Tap Focus at the bottom of the screen to take a photo or video of a person in focus mode.
Adjust text size up or down by tapping and using the slider. Choose a text color by tapping the colors at the at the bottom of the screen. Rotate and resize the text by using two fingers to pinch and zoom. Tap it to take better photos and videos in the dark. Center text or align left or right by tapping.
You can also tap and drag and drop it to select a color from your photo or video. To zoom while recording a video, tap and hold with one finger to start recording, then slide up or down using that same finger. Tap Boomerang at the bottom of the screen, then tap the circle at the bottom to take a burst of photos that loops forward and backward.
Tap anywhere on the screen to select an area or object to zoom in on, then tap the circle at the bottom to start recording. Tap once to start recording a video, or tap and hold to see a timer that counts down before recording.
To take a photo or video with a face filter, tap then select a filter at the bottom of the screen. You can edit which part of the song you want to play in your story.
Editing photos and videos To add a filter to your photo or video, swipe left or right after taking it.
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