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Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

StacySummers Inspiration Apr 18, 2013

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Instagram is one of the most popular services nowadays. Even those of my friends who shun social networks, use Instagram as well. This is not surprising because Instagram is a really brilliant app. It allows just in a few taps get great quality photos. Different Instagram filters make your photo stylish and creative. But you should know how to use them right.

How do you choose the right filter for your masterpiece photo? How much time do you usually spend for it? I'm sure, that you have no algorithm to deal with Instagram.

In any case today I want to share with you some tips and trick on how to apply Instagram filters.

Filter Amaro

What the filter does: The Amaro filter slightly weakens the center of the photo and increases exposure.

The result: The exposure adds some extra light to the photo. Sometimes it makes the result a little tough.

When to use: This filter is cool for dark photos. Applying it you give your photo a stylish vintage look. We can reach the same result leaving the dark photo out in the sun for a long time.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Rise

What the filter does: This filter increases the exposure too. But it also makes tones warm and shifts the spectrum towards yellow.

The result: Want to add some golden glow to your ordinary photo? Use the Rise filter. It paints all photos in more sunny and softer tones.

When to use: This filter is a good solution for photos with close-ups. For example, for portraits where we want brighten up skin roughness.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Hudson

What the filter does: The Hudson filter gives such effects to photos: dodged center, more cold tint, shadows.

The result: With the help of this filter you can make the light of the photo colder and emphasize it at the same time.

When to use: This filter is well-suited to photos of architecture. But you can implement the Hudson filter to the all photos taken outdoors.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter X-Pro II

What the filter does: The X-Pro II filters provides vintage colors, high contrast, and golden hues.

The result: This is my favourite filter! It makes photos lively, sprightly and more saturated

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Sierra

This filter is cool for outdoor and landscape photography. If you want to add some peaceful and soothing effect to your photo, Sierra is your choice.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Lo-Fi

This filter suits for food photos. Yep, more than 30% of Instagram photos are about food. Yep, nobody wants to see your breakfast. But still... if you make a photo of your cappuccino or a tasty cake, apply the Lo Fi filter, it will bring some saturated colors and shadows to your photo.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Earlybird

It isn't a secret that vintage and retro are trends nowadays. That's why there are so many filters that help achieve this effect. Earlybird is one of them. Faded colors and soft lights will help you reach this effect.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Sutro

This filter provides "horror" effect to your photo. Sutro adds "scary" effect due emphasis on purple and brown.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Toaster

Toaster adds some twinkle in the middle of your photo. This filter suits for photos of summer evenings, picnics and so on. Want to add some glow and warmth to your photos? Use Toaster

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Branan

Want to add some metal effect to your photos? Use this filter!

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Inkwell

White and black effect is always in trends :)

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Walden

Washed-out color with bluish overtones. You can use it for pictures of last weekend's pool party

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Hefe

This filter looks like a softer version of Lo-Fi.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Valencia

This filter is my favourite one! I like it very much and use it everywhere. With its help you can add some vintage effect. Your photo will look like it's from 1980.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Nashville

Want to watch life through rose-colored glasses? Use this filter :)

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter 1977

After applying this filter, you'll get a photo of the 70-s, a little bit faded and solar.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

Filter Kelvin

Warm feelings. Photos become more vivid and sensual.

Instagram Filters: Everything You Should Know

   

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Stacy Summers Hello, I'm Stacy Summers. I want to show you amazing web things and hope you will love them just like me. If you have any questions, please contact me via email (webwdl@gmail.com) or visit my Facebook page.
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