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Facebook Rolls Out Your Story, Amazing Camera Effects, Direct Share and More

Ashwini Sontakke
Ashwini Sontakke
Ashwini Sontakke is a Content Writer at Techgenyz

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Facebook has rolled out a bundle of new features for the users who love to share their photos with their friends and family. The social media giant has added a new camera feature with effects and two additional ways to share the photos and videos you take.

Continuously multimedia is capturing its space among the social media lovers, people love to click, upload and share the photos and videos to let others know what is happening in their personal life.

“Starting this week on iOS and Android, you can tap on the camera icon on the top left corner of the Facebook app or swipe right from News Feed to try out the new in-app camera. The Facebook camera is packed with dozens of effects like masks, frames and interactive filters that you can apply to your photos and videos.”

You can apply dozens of effects like masks, frames and interactive filters in your photos and videos by simply tapping camera icon on the top left corner of your Facebook mobile app. The most interesting part of the update you can now add artistic filters – add Picasso-style work of art in the selfie you want to share.

Facebook Camera Filters

We will know more about its feature below:

  • Camera Effects: Facebook is having amazing camera features and effects into it. To enjoy this feature, you just have to click on the camera option that is given on top left corner. Applying swiping right you can enjoy the feature by adding filters you prefer.
  • Facebook has partnered with brands to give you all new amazing masks like Galaxy Vol. 2, Power Rangers, Smurfs: The Lost Village and Wonder Woman.
Facebook Camera Mask
  • Frames and filters can be applied in photos or videos along with that Reactive Effects makes it pretty interesting, consists the dynamic objects like falling snow and style effect, artistic filter to your video in real time.

It seems like Facebook has three-fold plan of adding new features in its two-other messaging platform – WhatsApp and Messenger. The company first launched Stories in Instagram, a feature ‘copied’ from SnapChat – the same feature is added in WhatApp and now in Facebook main app. Like Instagram, now you can see “Your Story” feature on the top of your News Feed and share story with your friends and that will be disappear after 24hrs.

Facebook Your Story

The main thing in it that is, stories won’t appear on your timeline or in News Feed unless you post them on your timeline.

The social media major is also working on the Facebook community where you can create your own frames and effects that can be used on any photo or video created with the new Facebook camera.

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