In the newest “that is what company America thinks of digital music” information, Snapchat has launched a brand new face-mapped “lens” that appears to turns you into an EDM DJ. Or fan—it is unclear, actually. Either approach, the EDM transformation comes full with a glittery hat worn to the facet, a nasty tan, and questionable facial hair. When you document a selfie video of yourself-as-Miami-Music-Week-attendee, some generic electro-house performs. The solely factor not to be found is the tank high.
While die-hard EDM followers may take challenge with the shiny pink lip gloss the lens suggests they’ve, at the least it isn’t as dangerous as their unwoke filters—like that tremendous questionable Bob Marley one from April 2016.
Last week, Snapchat launched “World Lenses,” which layer 3D rainbows and dancing cows on and in no matter your cellphone captures. Think the augmented actuality of Pokemon Go, however with extra Lisa Frank vibes.
To remodel into DJ Snapchat, ensure that the digital camera is dealing with you. Tap your face, after which swipe just a few lenses to the proper till you discover the lil’ man within the sideways hat. Make positive your sound is on to get that ~sick beat~. But higher cop that filter quickly—Snapchat usually rotates its lenses, so you may’t count on Snapchat’s ode to EDM to remain round for lengthy. It’s ephemeral, guys.