How to send a photo or video using Instagram Direct?

Instagram Direct lets you send a photo or video as a message to one or more people. You can send photos or videos from your library or take new ones. Messages won't appear in Feed, search or your profile.

To send a photo or video using Instagram Direct:
  1. Tap in the top-right corner of Feed.
  2. Tap New Message at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Select people, you'd like to send to, then tap Next.
  4. Type a message or tap 'image' icon. From there, select a photo or video from your library or tap to take a new one.
  5. Add optional effects, filters, and a caption.
  6. Tap Send.

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