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3 IG Filter Hacks from Some of Our Favorite Insta-Girls

Know what to (-) or (+) on VSCO and Snapseed.
3 IG Filter Hacks from Some of Our Favorite Insta-Girls Know what to (-) or (+) on VSCO and Snapseed.

On the search for the perfect formula for a flawless Instagram feed? We asked four of our favorite instagirls to spill their #feedgoals-worthy secrets. 

For a minimalist black-and-white feed


Nika Higashionna (@nikahigashionna)

Sample flatlay:

Sample OOTD:

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App: VSCO

Filter: SE3

Exposure: +1

Contrast: +2

Sharpen: +2

Saturation -2

For girls who prefer living life in technicolor


Dez Lim (@dezzlim)

 Sample OOTD:

Sample lifestyle shot:

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Apps: PS Express and Instagram

PS EXPRESS

Vibrance 100

Defog 100

Contrast -100

Clarity 15

INSTAGRAM

Saturation 50

For beach bums who can’t get enough of the seaside 

Elena Ortega (@findelena)

 Sample beach post:

Sample OOTD:

The Cheat Sheet

Apps: VSCO and Instagram

VSCO

Filter: HB2

Exposure +1

Sharpen +2

INSTAGRAM

Adjust Lux

Contrast -1

Grain +2

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Main image photographed by Lyka Gonzalez

This story was originally published in Preview's July 2015 issue.

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