WhatsApp Introduces New Camera Features

On: October 4, 2016

WhatsApp has just announced some important new features, especially for those who love to take photos and videos with their smartphones. With these new features, you’ll be able to customize and enhance these photos and videos while you share them with your friends and family around the world.

38708c954b2902f8f0b9cc31b318dfcb20b5d4cfWith WhatsApp’s new camera features, you can now write and draw on photos and videos, or even add emoji to express yourself better.  To access these features, you need to tap on new editing tools and draw whatever you want.

You can even add your favorite emoji by tapping on the smiley icon on top. You can add emojis on top of new photos or videos or on the existing one which are already on your phone.

With this update, WhatsApp camera also supports the front-facing flash. Now, you can take the perfect selfie even in low light. According to WhatsApp, this selfie flash feature works by brightening up your screen, thus improving the quality of your photo.

WhatsApp has also added a zooming feature for recording videos. Now you can even zoom in and out by just sliding your fingers up and down while recording the video in WhatsApp. You can even double tap on screen to quickly switch between front and rear facing camera.

WhatsApp will be rolling out these updates for Android devices starting from today whereas iPhone users will be getting it soon.

Narender Charan

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