Good news for portrait photographers: Instagram to support "ultra-tall" images

Instagram tall images
(Image credit: James Artaius)

Reels on Instagram are essentially re-branded versions of Tiktoks, and most of them can be super annoying and make our feeds that much longer to scroll through, especially when we're shown content from influencers we don't follow.

Instagram has been under some heavy fire lately, facing unexpected competition from the likes of BeReal. Lately, we've been feeling like Instagram is no longer for photographers, and while Instagram seems to have rolled back to a more original format, users still aren't happy with how the platform seems to be turning into TikTok, and pushing influencer posts into home feeds. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.