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Facebook's Photo Filters Look Exactly Like Instagram's

It's uncanny! Maybe now we know why Facebook really bought Instagram: so it wouldn't look so bad when they copied it.

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Instagram comparisons aside, Facebook Camera is a pretty nice app. It's fast, and the filters are tasteful — the ones that aren't exactly like Instagram's tend to be less aggressive and borderless. You can download it here, it's free.

Anyway, here's how the filters — and the main interface — compare:


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