Recently Instagram launched a new feature named Reels. Instagram Reels let the users create short videos with custom voices. We can say that it is just like TikTok. You can choose different voices, Effects, filters. In addition, you can set the speed of the video too. This means you can create slow-motion videos as well as fast-motion videos.
We all are aware of the TikTok ban in a few countries. TikTok is a short video app that has many creators, and after the ban on TikTok, those creators are looking for another platform. A lot of those creators moved to other platforms like youtube and Instagram.
This is a new feature, and a lot of users are facing difficulties in using it. For some users, it is not even available. In this article, we are going to give you all the information about this Reels feature. Also, we will provide you with a guide for using the Instagram Reels feature.
How to Create Instagram Reels Video
Before beginning, make sure your Instagram app is up to date with the latest update. If you are using an older version of the app, then you might not see the Reels feature on it. To update the Instagram app, simply go to your preferred app store and update it once you have the latest update follow the below-mentioned instructions to get familiar with the Reels feature.
Guide to creating Instagram Reels Video
First of all, open your Instagram app. After that, click on the camera icon located in the top left corner of your screen to open the story camera.
Once the story camera is open, look in the middle bottom part of your screen. There you will see different options. Now, swipe right to switch the story camera to Reels camera.
As soon as you switch to the Reels camera, you will see the interface of the Reels feature. There are different options to choose your music, speed, timer, etc.
When you click on the first option named audio, a new screen will appear. You can search for your choice of music from there as well as select the music from the default list provided there.
The second option for selecting the speed of your video. When you click on that option, you will see different options to adjust and select the video speed.
The third option named effects lets you choose different video effects.
The last option is the timer. Instagram Reels has a video limit of 15 seconds. However, if you want to reduce the time of your video, you can use The Timer option.
Once you set up all the options, click on the video icon in the middle bottom to start shooting your Reels video.
After finishing the video shoot, you will be redirected to the next screen. Here you can review your video as well as add stickers, text, and draw on it too. Also, you can save the video from the same screen.
Once you are done with everything on the review screen, click on the proceed icon located in the bottom right corner of the screen to proceed.
On the next screen, you can add a description to your Reels videos. If you want to save the video as a draft, you can do it on the same screen. At last, click on the Share option to post the Reels video on your feed.
That’s all your video will be available to your followers. You can access the video anytime by going to your profile and clicking on the Reels option.
Instagram Reels is a great feature, and you must give it a try. If you are not able to access the Reels feature, we suggest you logout and login to your Instagram account. You can post The saved drafts whenever you want by going to the Reels tab. That’s all for this article. We hope you got all the information you need about the Reels feature of Instagram in this article.