We’re excited to introduce Instagram Reels: Instagram now has a new feature that allows users to upload and share short, amusing films.

Creating Reels Select the Reels option at the bottom of the Instagram camera screen. A number of creative editing options are available on the left side of your screen

Audio:  Find a song in Instagram’s music collection. Alternatively, you can record a reel of your own audio and use that instead.

AR Effects:  To record several films with different effects, choose one of the many effects in our effect collection, which was made by Instagram and creators all over the world.

Timer and Countdown: Hands-free recording: Set the timer to record any of your footage. You’ll notice a 3-2-1 countdown before recording begins for however long you

Sharing Reels With Reels, you can share with your followers and be discovered by the enormous and diverse Instagram community on Explore.

If you have a public account:   You can upload your reel to a special section of Explore so that it can be seen and discovered by a larger audience on Instagram.

If you have a Personal Account:  Reels is aware of your Instagram privacy settings. If you share to Feed, your reel will only be visible to your followers.

Watching Reels Using Reels in Explore, Instagram users can see the best of what’s currently trending. A vertical feed of reels made by anyone on Instagram, curated for your viewing pleasure

You’ll be notified if your reel appears in Explore. In order to help you find new and exciting material, Instagram has curated a selection of public reels to include in its featured reels.