HOW TO ACCESS CUSTOM AR FILTERS FOR INSTAGRAM STORIES
It is quite easy to add hidden filters to the story camera. You just have to follow the person who creates them. Artist Johanna Jaskowska creates futuristic Instagram filters and is perhaps one of the best filter creators on Instagram. She has made it possible for the present self-love obsessed generation to get a layer of nonconformity.
In order to access the filters made by this creator, you just need to follow her. After that, you will be able to access the half a dozen filters in the Instagram story camera’s filter section. You will be able to tell if Jaskowska created the filter as her tag shall be visible at the upper side of the screen when you choose the filter.
You can also follow George Kedenburg III, an Instagram product designer, who has made a number of AR effects for Instagram by taking inspiration from old technology. His filters are inspired by 1990s PCs and computer programs such as Paint.
Now that you have followed the two best Instagram filter creators, what next? How will you locate other people who offer more filters? Read on and find what more you can do.
• Visit ‘Lens list’
In case you need a complete list of filters, effects, along with creators, then Lens list will be your best bet. With Lens list, you can easily find new creators and effects. You can also manually look for stuff. Moreover, it permits creators to add original effects directly to the website.
As Lens list is concerned about Augmented Reality across the mobile technology landscape, some of its filters will not be exclusive to Instagram. You will find filters for other platforms such as Snap chat and Facebook too. You should consider it when you are looking for new effects.
• Use Suggestions
A quick way to collect the custom Instagram filters is to identify creators from the Suggestions for You feature. You will get relevant suggestions when you follow any filter creator. While it appears automatically whenever you follow a new account, it can also be opened manually by hitting the arrow. Expand the prompt by selecting the See All option, and the list of all the Instagram filter creators shall appear.
It is vital to know that the suggestions are not exclusive to participating creators. The list will contain users who do not create filters. And it can be a bit tricky to find who exactly creates filters without following them, as the bios of a few creators do not include their filters. In case you follow any account and cannot see any more customizes filters in the story camera, then you can just unfollow the particular creator.
• Follow particular hash tags
Even though there is no particular hash tag for AR filter creators, here are some common hash tags used by creators to advertise and promote their new filters:
• #augmented reality
• #filter fun
• #integral filters
• #insta masks
• Check the ‘Spark Creators’ Account
Even though Spark AR backs the creators, it does not have its own Instagram account. There is a Sparks Creators Instagram account, which has zero posts. This account is followed by filter creators. Even though all the followers of this account are filter makers, it is a good way to find creators.
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