How to Use Prisma

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How to Use Prisma

Are you a fan of taking pictures? Do you like the creative elements of photoshop to make your photos the best they can be? Do you like to edit your photos, but feel like your use the same editing program over and over again to do your work? If you are looking for something a little different to use, it is time that you learnto use Prisma. This program is a great way to filter your photos and post them across a variety of social media sites.

Finding the Prisma App

prisma app store

Open up the App Store and type in “Prisma” in the Search Bar. You will know you have found the correct app when you see the triangle icon, with a white background. To start the download, hit the “Get” button, wait for it to download, and then hit the “Open” button to get started.

Introduction Feed

prisma feed screenshot

After you have opened the application, Prisma will take you to their introduction feed. This will give you some information on the app and the expectations about using their services. There are three steps you need to go through before you can get through the intro site.

Prisma Main Screen

prisma main screen screenshot

On the Prisma main screen, there are variety of options to choice from. Start by hitting the camera button at the bottom of the screen to take a picture. Then, you will see your picture come across the screen. Also, you can hit the red button, next to the camera button to take a video.

Other Main Screen Options

Each corner on the main screen has an option that you can take advantage of. In the top, left-hand corner, there is a settings button, where you can set notifications or there are different ways to save your photos. The upside down triangle, in the top, righthand corner of the screen, takes you back to the introduction feed, if you want to revisit some of that information. The icons in the bottom corners change the flash and the proximity of the camera by taking a selfie or not.

Filter Options

Once you have taken a picture you want to use, swipe to the right to see all the filter options. Click any filter and you will see on the spot what your picture will be like. After you choose the filter you want, you can either click the “x” to delete the picture or share the photo by clicking the icon with the arrow, just parallel from the “x.”

Sharing your Photo

prisma share screenshot

After you have clicked the sharing icon, Prisma will bring you to a new screen. You can add a comment, and then share your picture on social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Adding a filter to your photos is really easy with Prisma. Give it a try, and you will be hard pressed to use another filter app in the future.

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