How To Create 3D Photos on Facebook -Three Dimensional Photo Mode

Posted October 16, 2018 by Beejay Adoghe in Facebook

3d photos on facebook

Recently, Facebook made a huge upgrade to their App by introducing an amazing feature called “3D photos”. 3D photos is a new way to share special memories and moments in time with a fun, lifelike dimension in both News Feed and VR. This technology literally captures the distance between the subject in the foreground and the background. 3D photos bring scenes to life with depth and movement. It’s a good thing you are here. You might just be one of the first persons to learn how to create 3D photos on Facebook.

Whether it’s a shot of your amazing looking workspace, hangout shot with your friends, or a beautiful spot from your latest vacation, the 3D photo feature on Facebook will make it look amazingly outstanding. Basically, you are required to take a photo with your smartphone in Portrait mode which should have a dual lens, then share taken shot as a 3D photo on Facebook where you can scroll, pan and tilt to see the photo in realistic 3D.

It’s amazing! Literally feels like you are looking through a window.

3D photos on Facebook can also be viewed in VR using the Oculus Browser on Oculus Go or Firefox on Oculus Rift. According to Facebook “Everyone will be able to see 3D photos in News Feed and VR today”.

Don’t panic if your device doesn’t have the 360 photo mode yet. According to Facebook “The ability to create and share 3D photos will begin to roll out and will be available to everyone in the coming weeks”

 

360 mode aftermath. (Video)

Three-dimensional video on Facebook

 

How To Create 3D Photos on Facebook Android

1. Open Facebook App on your smartphone.

2. Tap on Whats on your mind, Scroll and select 3D photo from the list of options.

3. Select a photo you would like to share and preview it in 3D.

4. Add a caption if you please and hit on the share button.

And that’s it. That’s basically how you can add a 360 pic on Facebook Android App.

 

How to Create 3D Photos On Facebook iPhone

1. Start by creating a post on your Facebook App.

2. Tap the icon with three dots to see all post options.

3. Tap “3D photo” to open the iPhone “portraits” folder.

4. Choose a photo you would like to share and preview it in 3D.

5. Add a caption if you please and hit the share button to share your 3D pic.

 

Here’s a video tutorial on how to post a 3D photo on Facebook.

 

Conclusion

Capturing the 3D photos requires you to have a dual-lens camera, This feature would work best on an iPhone with portrait mode, but if you don’t have an iPhone you could as well use your Xaiomi device that has dual-lens camera functionality. Most people are intrigued and want to know how this feature works. Well, When you snap a shot through Facebook, the Facebook uses AI to build out the image.

Hey! Now that you’ve learned how to post a 3D pic on Facebook, we would love to hear your thoughts. What do you think about the new Facebook 3D photo?

Thanks for stopping by!

 

 

 

About Beejay Adoghe

Beejay Adoghe is basically a computer scientist and a tech geek bent on giving top-notch information.
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