Instagram Black photo fix

Getting black photos while you upload your images in Instagram ? Check out this post for Instagram Black photo fix.  If you don’t know what Instagram is, read the first paragraph or else skip to the second.

Instagram is a smartphone application, available for iOS, Android and WP, using which you can take photos and edit them using the number of filters which is there or simply you can pick an image from your camera roll (gallery) and edit it using Instagram. You can give your photo a title, which is helpful and fun. Photos can be instantly shared, not only on Instagram, but also facebook, twitter, Flickr, Posterous and Tumblr. You can also connect with your foursquare account and tag your photos with location. By default, photos are public on Instagram. If you want people to have to ask permission before they follow you, set to private. This app is acquired by facebook sometime back. To get this app for you device 1) Click here to download for iOS. 2) Click here to download for Android 3) Click here to download for your Windows phone

Instagram Black photo fix

Instagram Black photo fixThe problem is that whenever images are posted using Instagram app the resulting image is black. I am not sure whether this particular issue is with Xiaomi MI3 only or is with other phones but this is annoying. At first I thought updates will fix it but after several updates from Instagram this is still not fixed. To make instagram work for you there is a way for instagram black photo fix. Follow the steps and you can get rid of this problem. Now your uploaded photos will not be black.

  • Open Instagram app.

  • Login to your account.

  • Go to profile page.

  • Select options (3 dots on the top right portion near the search button)

  • Inside settings you will see CAMERA, click it.

  • Now turn off the two options

    1: Use instagram’s advanced camera.

    2: Use high quality image processing

Now go back and try uploading a picture via Instagram. It works !

If you face any problem, feel free to ask me in comments.


  1. Have the latest Instagram version installed, unchecked both the advanced camera features… still no luck. Just a stupid black square where my photo should be.

  2. very informative post for me as I am always looking for new content that can help me and my knowledge grow better.

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