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What are the best instagram editing apps for special effects?

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    Boostgram

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    Roger Hudson
    Written on August 23, 2018
    "Boostgram is a really effective tool to use when growing your Instagram page. This app can help you get more interaction as well as gain followers."
    1. 26
      Instagram

      Instagram is a simple way to capture and share the world's moments. Follow your friends and family to see what they're up to, and discover accounts from all over the world that are sharing things you love.    

      Apps

      Android, iOS, Web, Windows, Amazon

      Free

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      Rebecca Russell
      Written on October 29, 2017
      "Instagram let me edit my pics with a lot of different filters so I can really make my pics pop! I can use a ton of editing tools, such as adjust, brightness, saturation, etc...."
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      Rebecca Russell
      Written on October 29, 2017
      "Instagram let me edit my pics with a lot of different filters so I can really make my pics pop! I can use a ton of editing tools, such as adjust, brightness, saturation, etc. I'm constantly putting up pics on Instagram and always get a lot of likes once I edit my image."
    2. 22
      Camera+ Legacy

      Upgrade your pictures with Camera+, the app for those looking for an easy way to make your pictures even better. The app has lots of filters and effects, and shortcuts to share your creations on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Flickr.

      Apps

      iOS

      $2.99 - with in-app purchases

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      James Johnson
      Written on October 27, 2017
      "NO"
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      James Johnson
      Written on October 27, 2017
      "NO"
    3. 13
      Prisma
      Prisma lets you transform your photos into art using the style of famous artists like Munk and Picasso, as well as world famous ornaments and patterns. It features more than 300 filters to choose from and ultimately transforms your photos into paintings.
      Apps

      iOS, Android

      Free - with in-app purchases

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      Jesse Perkins
      Written on April 3, 2018
      "Another photo "editing" app for the phone. This one has filters and limited customization options. It's best to use a computer for editing since you have much more control..."
      JP
      Jesse Perkins
      Written on April 3, 2018
      "Another photo "editing" app for the phone. This one has filters and limited customization options. It's best to use a computer for editing since you have much more control and options. These phone photo editors are more for playing."
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      Pixlr Express

      With Pixlr Express, you can capture any moment and make it unique. It offers over 2 million combinations of effects, overlays and filters. When you finish, you can share them on your social networks.

      Apps

      Android, iOS, Web, Chrome

      Free

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      Kevin Price
      Written on October 28, 2017
      "It seems that many people like this app to edit photos from their phone. It seems like a good way to go outside of breaking out photoshop for an insta."
      KP
      Kevin Price
      Written on October 28, 2017
      "It seems that many people like this app to edit photos from their phone. It seems like a good way to go outside of breaking out photoshop for an insta."
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      Virginia Guzmán
      Written on November 14, 2017
      "Need to edit your Instagram? The Pixlr Express app lets you make it unique!"
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      Snapseed

      Snapseed is a complete and professional photo editor developed by Google that will upgrade your regular photos, with lots of filters and special effects.

      Apps

      Android, iOS

      Free

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      Lori Hudson
      Written on October 31, 2017
      "In all honesty, I didn’t love Snapseed. It’s fine for basic editing and photoshop, but compared to other apps, it feels like there isn’t much variety in terms of filters and..."
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      Lori Hudson
      Written on October 31, 2017
      "In all honesty, I didn’t love Snapseed. It’s fine for basic editing and photoshop, but compared to other apps, it feels like there isn’t much variety in terms of filters and tools. The ascetics are nice, but it seems like Google placed more emphasis on making a pretty app than they did on the actual functionality. Overall, it’s fine for basic jobs but not much else."
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      PicLab

      PicLab is a free app where you can add beautiful typography and artwork from stunning filters and photo effects, as well as a collection of shapes, light FX, textures, borders, patterns, and more to your photos. 

      Apps

      Android, iOS, Windows

      Free

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      Michelle Rose
      Written on November 21, 2017
      "PicLab is amazing for special effects. It can help you edit the biggest part of your photo, or a minor little detail. It can just add a little border for you to help get you..."
      MR
      Michelle Rose
      Written on November 21, 2017
      "PicLab is amazing for special effects. It can help you edit the biggest part of your photo, or a minor little detail. It can just add a little border for you to help get you some extra followers. The special effects part of it is pretty neat."
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      Diana Williamson
      Written on October 30, 2017
      "This app is great at editing my Instagram pictures. I can change the way I broadcast my pictures through the different filters is offers. It also allows me to add patterns and borders, which other apps don't have."
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      Adobe Photoshop Express
      Adobe Photoshop Express is a fast, powerful and easy way to edit photos on your mobile devices. You can customize your pictures, create collages and share them on your social networks.
      Apps

      iOS, Android, Windows

      Free

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      Robert Rose
      Written on October 31, 2017
      "I could not even think any other app other than Adobe PS Express. The only disadvantage of this app is being not user friendly. It has a real learning curve; not for..."
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      Robert Rose
      Written on October 31, 2017
      "I could not even think any other app other than Adobe PS Express. The only disadvantage of this app is being not user friendly. It has a real learning curve; not for beginners."
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      VSCO
      VSCO is an app developed by Visual Supply Company for taking photos, editing them, and sharing them in a variety of ways. Join a creative community with no public followers, likes or comments. 
      Apps

      Android, iOS

      Free - with in-app purchases

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      Janet Adams
      Written on October 25, 2017
      "This app adds amazing special effects, the best part is the creative community behind it. There's no trolls saying stupid stuff, or discouraging naysayers, just a lot of..."
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      Janet Adams
      Written on October 25, 2017
      "This app adds amazing special effects, the best part is the creative community behind it. There's no trolls saying stupid stuff, or discouraging naysayers, just a lot of creative help and ideas. Clarity tool and raw editing are the best. The interface is clear and simple, and the results are gorgeous. Can be buggy, but the price (free) is right!"

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    Summary

    Best instagram editing apps for special effects
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Instagram Apps 26 Free
    2 Camera+ Legacy Apps 22 Paid
    3 Prisma Apps 13 Free
    4 Pixlr Express Apps 13 Free
    5 Snapseed Apps 12 Free
    6 PicLab Apps 9 Free
    7 Adobe Photoshop Express Apps 9 Free
    8 VSCO Apps 6 Free
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