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Huge Instagram 2.0 Update Brings Live Filters, Instant Tilt-Shift, Higher Quality Images

The quality and simplicity of the iPhone 4 camera makes photography easy and fun, especially with killer apps like Instagram. The company has just announced a massive 2.0 update to the app, and it brings a plethora of new awesome features.

What’s New in Version 2.0.0
Completely revamped Camera experience (iOS 4.2.1+):
– Instant live filters & live tilt-shift
– 4 new filters
– Turn borders on & off
– Rotate photo after taking
– Filtered photos save in high-resolution to photo library

Other improvements:
– Better support for viewing feeds with many comments
– Faster load times for feeds
– New icon

Instagram filters have been re-written to be 200 times faster, and a new user interface makes choose live filters a breeze. The four new filters are Amaro, Rise, Hudson, and Valencia, and are a result of a collaboration involving @colerise.

Live tilt-shift is now 100 times faster than before, and images are now 10 times larger when saved with a resolution increase to 1936×1936 on the iPhone 4 and 1536×1536 on the iPhone3GS. Borders are now optional, plus one-click rotation for photos. Oh, and don’t forget the new sleek updated Instagram icon.

This is a fantastic update! Let me know how you like it!

Click here to download Instagram, it’s free!

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  • Aaron Jackson

    I’ve been playing with this update today. I must say, it’s well worth the download! plus it’s free…so RUN don’t walk! go download it now!

    *incoming shameless plug*

    and follow me @ eh-jhey