In the history of Instagram, there have been three logos. Yes, three. Not two like most of us may believe. Majority of people don’t remember the very first Instagram logo, the original icon of the app: a detailed polaroid camera fluctuating on a white background.
What is the logo of Instagram?
The new Instagram logo depicts a camera, but in the most minimal way, with just a square, a circle, and a dot. However, true to the first logo, it’s not a contemporary camera—it’s an old, 1970s or 80s, Polaroid-type camera, carrying connotations of nostalgia, childhood, family photos, and so on.
How many times has the Instagram logo changed?
When Did Instagram Change its Logo? Instagram officially changed its logo on May 11th in 2016 on both IOS and Android devices. As an app that people use every day, the new logo is now very familiar and almost everyone has become accustomed to it. To be honest, we thought the design changed for the better.
What is the newest Instagram logo?
The Reveal Of The New IG Logo
Still in use today, the new Instagram logo features a white outline of a camera on a sunset gradient background. In a post on Medium, Instagram’s head of design, Ian Spalter, said the new Instagram logo represented both the evolution of the company and community.