Instagram now allows pinch to zoom on photos and videos on iOS

If you’ve ever wanted to get up close and personal to that picturesque sunset, or your favourite tech gadget on Instagram your dreams and wishes are now a reality.

Instagram has enabled pinch to zoom within photos and videos on iOS, which means you can now looking right in close to someone’s photo or video within your Instagram feed.

The update is rolling out today and may take some time to propagate to all devices. Sometimes you can force the update by doing a force restart of your device. Currently this update is only available on iOS devices and there is no word yet on if or when it will make its way to Android.