One quick way to increase your Instagram followers and engagement is ensuring that your Instagram photos look worth the effort, exciting and unique. Instagram is that platform where people mainly focus on pictorial content.
Are your photos striking enough? Organize your feed into an eye-catching masterpiece because your new followers would love to scroll through a beautiful feed that will give them a sneak peek into your personality.
Editing pictures is not as bad as people make it seem to be. Adding a little pop of color or fun to your images doesn’t mean that you lack self-love or you have insecurities. Celebrities and other social media influencers edit their photos too, so don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t too.
Editing comprises cropping, increasing brightness, contrast, grain, or adding already made filters. If you want to get your likes and following up on Instagram, then you must edit your pictures.
Here are the 7 best free apps for editing Instagram photos and create a stunning feed;
This is the most popular, stands for Visual Supply Company and allows users to take photos and edit them with preset filters and tools. Photos can be imported from camera roll as well and edited. This app has a toolkit feature which guides one to make any adjustments on a photo, skin tone, sharpness, contrast, and filter choices. VSCO is available on both Android and IOS, you have no excuse not to dig in right now and create!
Prequel is one of the best Instagram photo editing apps out there. It has some of the best editing effects and the highest number of free presets for photo editing. Some of the best and most used presets include; Cinema, Disco, VHS, Miami, Lomo, Film and many others. Its presets turn your photos from basic to influencer standard pictures. You have to try this one; I promise you’ll love it.
The name says it all. What is a perfect Instagram picture without good lighting? The editing functions on this specific app are white balance, tone, detail, lens correction, spot removal, red eye correction (this is a common one for pictures taken during the night). Anything can be adjusted once you have the right tools.
So many options for the right picture. Snapseed is known to have the best color effects. Want to make your yellow tank top look blue, it is very possible (you can see the transformation in the picture above). This app edits out unwanted backgrounds as well. Download it today and start making magic.
Collages are sweet and cute if creatively done and they will definitely make your Instagram feed more attractive. PicCollage is a fun layout editor and will enable you to customize colourful collages and mood boards. A mood board is a visual presentation comprising images, text about a topic of your choice to describe a feeling. A Mood board is a great content idea for your birthday, and PicCollage is there to give you the best.
Have you ever taken that photo? I mean, the one that has the potential to bring your ex crying in your DMs, but there are ugly objects in it. What happens if the background is shabby? Your towel is peeking, or that ugly sweater you don’t want anyone to know about is visible. Touch Retouch is here to make sure your Instagram photos looks amazing by removing an unwanted object from the background. Well, you’re in luck, because it’s easy to use and very convenient.
Foodie is your go to app if your content creation is all about food. Are you a food blogger or vlogger? Foodie is an app dedicated to taking mouth-watering pictures of food. Let your feed cause cravings. People love looking at food, I mean, who does not like food to begin with? Take food photography to another level by downloading Foodie, available on both Android and IOS.
There are so many things that have to be coupled together in order to level up your Instagram account and photo editing is one of the most important. The good thing is, you can edit a picture using more than one app, so there is no limit. As long as you love the outcome, go ahead and post that picture. Not so sure about the edit, ask a friend for their opinion and keep trying until you get the perfect picture. Happy Instagramming!