Snap’s shutting down the app that put cool filters on your Zoom calls

Screenshot of the Snap Camera app with an announcement reading: “We have some news to share: Snap Camera will no longer be available as of January 25, 2023. Learn more about our plans for Snap Camera here.”
When you open the app, it shows an announcement saying it’ll no longer be available.

On January 25th, Snap will be shutting down its camera app for Mac and PCs. If that name doesn’t ring a bell, you may remember it as the program that let you apply silly filters to your face while you were on Zoom or other video conference calls. It’s also, as Verge alum Billy Disney pointed out on Mastodon, the reason a boss accidentally showed up to a work meeting as a potato in 2020:

Snap announced the change on its support page for Snap Camera, saying that it’ll “no longer be available to use or…

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Author: Mitchell Clark