Snapchat filter: how to use?

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snapchat filter

Snapchat continues to renew itself on iOS and Android. In September 2015, Snapchat delivered an important novelty in a new update, which allows users to add funny filters to selfies.

Called “Lenses”, it allows you to create quite special animations on your selfies using original filters. It lets you throw up rainbows, swap two faces, contort your face, celebrate a birthday, or even turn into an animal.

It's fun, it's fresh and it's totally in the delirium of the users.

How to use Snapchat filter?

How to integrate a Snapchat filter? To use Lenses, you will need the latest version of Snapchat installed on a compatible device.

Snapchat Filter Jonny Deep

But what is a Snapchat filter?

Le Snapchat filter is applied in real time thanks to the detection system, so that you can see directly on the screen how your actions affect the filter.

Since these filters are often interactive, you may need to perform a particular movement in order to produce a certain result (for example, opening your mouth so that rainbows can come out). There are 10 free filters per day, these vary from day to day. If you purchased a filter when it was available, it will always be available for you.

Using a filter on Snapchat

To use Snapchat selfie filters, it's very simple, you just need to follow the following steps:

Step 1:
Launch the application and activate the camera in frontal mode. Then perform a long press on your face, a sort of "spider's web" will then appear on your face.

Now you can see a list of filters in different shapes at the bottom. Slide your finger to the left to select the special filter you want to use.

Dragon Ball Snapchat Filter

Follow the filter instructions you have chosen. For example, you will then be asked to "open your mouth" or "raise your eyebrows" while the filter settles on your face.

Click the shutter button at the bottom of the screen to take a snap (photo), or long press it to record a video. Click on the right arrow to post your snap, as you would any classic Snap.
Snapchat Filter

Now you have learned well how to use filters on Snapchat. It's simple and fun, Don't hesitate to try these filters with your friends to have fun and have a good time.

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