How To Upload Pictures in High Quality To Instagram | 2019

We’ve all been there. After taking some high quality photos on the beach or while traveling, we decide to upload them on Instagram, only to be confronted with a mediocre result when noticing the bad quality after uploading it. This is because Instagram is cropping the images and reducing their file size. They do that in order to maintain their servers capacities. Imagine everyone uploading unlimited size of pictures and videos, it would lead to a server breakdown and Instagram would crash.

How to upload photos in high quality

In this blog post I am going to show you how to export your pictures from Lightroom Mobile to Instagram in High Quality!

Instagram uses some specific guidelines, which you will follow along this tutorial blog post, to ensure your content will be uploaded in high quality.

How to upload photos in high quality

How To Upload Pictures in High Quality to Instagram

Step 1: Pick a picture to edit on Lightroom Mobile

First of all open the Lightroom application on your phone and choose a picture you would like to export.

How to upload photos in high quality

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Proceed with pressing on crop in order to crop the picture in its right size.

How to upload photos in high quality

Step 3: Crop in 4x5

Press on the 8x11,5 and select a cropping of 4x5. This is ideal for Instagram quality.

How to upload photos in high quality

Step 4: Almost ready

Press ok in the bottom right corner to apply the changes and then press on the top right symbol.

How to upload photos in high quality

Step 5: Open in and small quality

Select open in and select the small resolution of 2048px, this is more than enough for Instagram and reduces the cropping done by Instagram itself. Ultimately maintaining the maximum amount of quality.

How to upload photos in high quality

Step 6: Copy to Instagram

NOTE: Please do not choose Instagram, but make sure to scroll further and find the option of Copy to Instagram. This will allow you to post on feed and add a caption.

How to upload photos to instagram in high quality

Step 7: Adjust Image Size

Press on the arrow symbol to adjust the size and then press next.

How to upload photos to instagram in high quality

Step 8: Add a caption and done!

Add a caption to your edited image, press next to publish it and enjoy the engagement of your fans on the high quality content you just uploaded on Instagram. Well done!

How to upload photos to instagram in high quality

Want additional information? Watch this blog post as a YouTube Tutorial 👇

 

 

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