Mar 06 AT 1:02 PM Evan Selleck 0 Comments

Instagram may be working on its own portrait mode

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One of the new must-have features in a smartphone camera is the ability to take a great portrait photo which, if you use social networks like Instagram, can be easily shared after capturing it with your preferred camera-taking app. Unless your preferred camera-taking app is Instagram. But that might be changing soon.

As was first reported recently by TechCrunch,¬†there is a file that reads “portrait_shutter_icon.png” within the app APK for the official¬†Instagram app for Android. The icon itself shows a basic version of the person’s head and would be visible within the shutter button within the Instagram app.

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Instagram hasn’t commented on the leak revealing the upcoming feature and there aren’t any details known about the feature, either.

The fact that a portrait mode isn’t available on every device out there makes a feature like this worthwhile, even if the feature is proliferating like crazy across the smartphone industry.

Are you interested in a portrait mode feature baked into the Instagram app?

Source: TechCrunch

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