To use Instagram video, open the application, go to Camera Mode, take a video, choose a filter, and share the video. To share a previously-recorded video, go to Camera Mode, select the video, and choose a segment of the video to share.
- Go into Camera Mode
Open the Instagram application. Tap the blue camera icon, and then tap the black camera icon to open Camera Mode.
- Begin recording
Hold the red camera icon to begin recording. Record the video, and release the button to end the recording.
- Share the video
Click Next, and choose the desired filter. Share the video to Instagram.
- Share a previously-recorded video from your phone
Enter Video Mode, and tap the box in the bottom-right corner. The box opens a list of the videos saved on your phone. Select the video you want to upload.
- Edit and share the video
Instagram lets you share up to 15 seconds of video. Use your finger to choose a starting point on the video strip, and use the blue line to select an end-point. If you are using an iPhone, click Add to share the video. If you are using an Android, click the arrow to share the video.