How to Use Portrait Mode on Old iPhone 6/6S, 6 Plus/6S Plus, iPhone 5S

This article teaches you to use Portrait Mode on older iPhone like iPhone 5S, 6, 6S, 6Plus and 6SPlus, learn how to do that.

I purify my past article (Depth effect, Blur effect on old iPhone) with the latest trends in new camera mode. Portrait mode is the impressed way to express your photography with the autofocus on the object with depth effect. Now it’s effortless to capture or edit the photo to make your camera photo that limited from Use portrait mode on old iPhone.

For that, we have the #1 app for simple convert photo in portrait mode. That I have reviewed and Overall Great experience by using the app on my iPhone.

Do have iPhone 7 Plus?: Turn on or Enable Use portrait mode on iPhone 7 Plus [Explained] officially from the camera app.

Steps for Use portrait mode on old iPhone, iPad

Use portrait mode on old iPhone iPad or iPod Touch

Download Patch: Smart Portrait Editor App

After download app on iPhone/ iPad, open app.

Now Browse saved a photo from the camera roll. That you want to prepare for portrait effect. Here I picked my desk photo with an object arranged in the back and forth position.

2 import image to Patch iOS app

Now, the app automatically finds front object that you are focusing on it first. Make custom changes, you have the option to smooth it.

Re-Edit photo or Change focus region tap on “Pen brush icon” at the top center of App screen.

3 Change Image settings for portrait image (1)

Now your photo appears in part, that’s not visible on the photo in normally. Using pen you can make blur region by fill out the white slot.

Another tool is an Eraser, Using it we can make the un-blur portion of the image.

4 Change tools size

Using this app we can make the unlimited number of photos in portrait view, but you will get “patch” watermark on the original photo, that we can remove using App-in purchase option, spent ($1.99) and enjoy pro features of the app.

5 Save Portrait image to iPhone camera roll

6 Remove pinch Watermark from image

To adjust portrait mode/ Blur level, that we can set using white dots shown on the below tab. See the difference between the two pictures.

FabFocus – portraits with depth and bokeh

This is an alternate app for making your photo into DSLR effects. We can quickly adjust blur effect and transform any point into the light.

Quickly and Easily give depth effect on any photo.

Download Now – FabFocus

This app gives the option for adjusting the blur background level depends on the user’s view.

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Karly Wood

Karly Wood is a journalist based in Ohio who specializes in covering Apple and technology trends. With a varied experience in reporting on public safety, government, and education, her insights bridge multiple disciplines, providing readers with a well-rounded perspective on today's technological advancements. If you need to contact me, you can reach me at or through (Facebook)

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