How to Put Text in Photos on iOS

This app will show you how to add text to your photos using the free Typic app.

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Disclaimer: I'm not associated with Typic, the app is just nice. It's almost like Instagram, without the social networking part. It is a free app.

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Disclaimer: This is for iPhones and iPods only.

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This is the app we'll be using.

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Press the camera. Pictures are placed in a square box like Instagram.

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Here's a picture loaded...familiar? Let's go through the filters. If you don't want to...skip to step 11.

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Filter: JMS.

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Filter: Vanilla.

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Filter: Children.

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Filter: Saturn.

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Filter: B + W.

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Here's where you write your text...if you don't want to, skip to step 22.

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Press Write Your Caption. Then, just type it in. I don't believe it's limited to two lines of text, this is just what I wrote.

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You can make the caption smaller with the text size buttons.

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You can move the text around with your fingers. It doesn't "snap" to the picture; it freely moves.

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Here's the second font at the bottom of the picture. The first one is in the previous steps.

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Third font.

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Fourth font.

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Fifth font.

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Sixth font.

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Seventh font.

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Press the square in the upper left corner to center the caption.

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Next screen. If you don't want to do this either...go to step End.

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Text Opacity makes the text less visible, an fades it out or in. This is helpful if you want a watermark on your photo.

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The frame slider rounds out the edges.

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Lens Blur blurs the picture for a nice effect.

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Frame color changes it from white to black or vice versa.

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You can save it, email it, Facebook it, tweet it, and even Instagram it.

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The final photo.

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I call it, "Instagram without the...gram or insta part" and "Snapseed for true novices".

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