With SlowMo, as the name suggests, Boomerang videos are slowed to half their original speed. Echo creates a double vision effect, enhancing Boomerang and Duo, both speeds up and slows down Boomerang, adding a texturized effect.
It's also possible to trim and adjust the length of recorded Boomerangs with the update.
The new effects come as an over-the-air (OTA) update.
To access these new effects, take a Boomerang as usual, open the Story camera, swipe over to "Boomerang" on the carousel, then tap the shutter button or hold it down and let go. Next, tap the infinity symbol along the top of the display to access the new effects.
Instagram recently launched new "Layout" feature that will allow users to include multiple photos in a single story.
With this, users now create their Stories with up to six different photos, although this new feature was already on third-party apps to create similar images.
A user just need to do is open the Stories camera inside Instagram and look for "Layout" to start combining the photos. Once finished, just publish the Story just like any other.
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