This is how Snapchat’s Lenses have gained such momentum.Used in more than 10 million Snaps every day, even if you’re not going to send a photo using a Snapchat Lens, you check them out because they’re so cool.Once activated, you’ll be taken to a full-screen, Snapchat-like camera, with options available along the bottom of screen.You can swipe down to see the different filters on offer, or add effects by using the various creative tools, which include (via Tech Crunch) – everything from pieces of clothing and accessories you can stick on, to geofilters that show stylized graphics describing where you are, to filters that make your footage look like it was painted by Van Gogh.” Once you’ve created your image, you can then post it to your News Feed as normal, or share it via a new private messaging feature.It’s shorter than an i Phone 7, so you can take it along every time.And with instant social sharing at the touch of a button, it’s like everyone’s right there with you. It’s so simple to fly you’ll be cruising the sky in no time at all.
Common sense might make you think that posting an overdone trendy photo will lead to an immediate negative opinion from potential matches.
And given Facebook’s wider focus on VR and the next generation of social interaction, you can bet that they have a whole lot of tricks up their sleeve which can make the process more interactive and exciting – and may just take the shine off of Snapchat and its visual enhancement tools.
In terms of the new camera, the new options will be easily available from your mobile News Feed, with a camera icon in the top left, or you’ll be able to swipe right.
If you want a little more help in making matches, you may want to try our Silver Award winner, Spark, which uses a personality test based on colors to represent sets of characteristics.
This can help you know how your personality would match up with potential dates' personalities.
Watch how many likes you get when you send your peeps stunning 8 MP aerial photos and 1080P HD video from your smartphone.