Instagram pushes new Superzoom tool with Halloween face filters

By | October 28, 2017

Since this year’s Halloween is approaching, Instagram has introduced a new Superzoom tool. This is the 20th version of the Instagram which brings a variety of new features to the app to make your Halloween more special. With this new tool, you can turn normal moments into fun time by making over your faces with different filters and using this new Superzoom tool. 

As per the announcement, there is a dedicated Superzoom tool available in the updated Instagram app. This tool helps you to take close-up pictures and videos of yours while publishing it on the Instagram. With this, there are a bunch of new Halloween-based face filters and stickers available which you can use on your images.

If we talk about the Superzoom tool, with this new tool, you will be able to record short video by using your phone’s front facing camera with dramatic voice and effects.

Once you update the Instagram app with the latest version 20 on your iOS or Android device, the feature will come along with the update. When you open the camera from the Instagram app, you would see Superzoom tool next too Boomrang. See the image given below to see how it will look. Once you select Superzoom tool, you can start recording video by tapping on to the record button. The videos which you record with this Superzoom tool will add “suspenseful” soundtrack to add more stuffs to the video. You can zoom in the photos and other things of anyone with this new tool.

You can send your new Superzoom videos to your friends directly or can share it to your Instagram story instantly. You can even share it on Facebook and Twitter from the same app.

Apart from this Superzoom tool, Instagram has expanded the functionality of the app with Halloween Face Filters and Stickers. With this, there will be a whole new set of filters and faces based on Halloween. This new stickers and filters will be available to your Instagram app from the upcoming November 1st.

With this new filters and stickers, you will be able to change your photographs or can take pictures and record videos in real time. Make yourself a zombie or convert your identity to vampire. To add some more final touch, you will be able to put different types of stickers to your photos and videos before sharing it to your friends and to your Instagram Story.

Fortunately, the new Instagram update i.e. Instagram v20 is officially available on App Store for iOS devices and on Play Store for Android devices. You can go ahead to the official page of your device and can upgrade it from there. Once you update the app, you would be able to see the Superzoom tool for now and you will get the other Halloween Stickers and Filters feature from November 1st.

Instagram has been upgrading the app with new set of features on a regular basis as the app is acquired by Facebook a long ago. You can take full control of your stories and other posts of Instagram to share on Facebook and other networks. You can even share the stories to your friends via DM. The giant is also thinking about to push advertisements to the Instagram Stories.

For more updates on this official announcement, you have head over to the official Instagram press website.