Instagram introduces the “Instagram Direct”

Instagram recently announced on their blog about their newest cool feature that will surely be enjoyed by Instagrammers. It is called “Instagram Direct”. It is a new way to send your photo and video messages to friends, privately.

A demo displayed from Instagram’s blog post:

This feature lets you share your photos and videos through Instagram only with your desired recipients. You may click “Direct” and choose the friends you wanted to send your photo and they will receive a Direct request from their Instagram app! Select “Followers” if you wish to share your media to everyone you follow or your followers on Instagram.

Instagram for iOS version 5.0 is available now for download in Apple’s App Store, and Instagram for Android version 5.0 is available today on Google Play. Instagram for Windows Phone is in beta. Stay tuned for future updates.

Watch the trailer below: