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Here's how to level up your group video calls

It's always fun to catch up with friends and family after not seeing them in a long time. The warmth and joy of seeing your loved ones remains irreplaceable even through video calls.

Aside from the banter and jokes that you usually share, here are fun video call tips and activities you can do using your iPhone and iPad.

Have a Houseparty virtually

Throw a party in your iPhone or iPad with the Houseparty app. Connect with your friends and their friends too. Play games like Heads Up, Trivia, Chips and Guac, and Quick Draw! It's almost like a real party but in the comfort and safety of your own home.

Compatible with your iPad and iPhone.

Take Live Photos on FaceTime

Did you know you can take live photos on FaceTime?

Yep! Say good bye to screenshot and hello to the shutter button. With iOS 12.1.4 and later, and iPadOS, you can capture moments using Live Photos during a FaceTime video call. Just tap the shutter button to take a photo. The photos will be saved right away in your Photos app.

TRENDING: FaceTime Photoshoots

On Twitter, Baoii, an artist based in Dallas, Texas, trended for inspiring others with his FaceTime photoshoot.

Check out the amazing results!

Compatible with your iPad and iPhone.

Be your Memoji and add stickers on FaceTime

Make your FaceTime calls more animated. Check out the video to learn how.

Compatible with your iPad and iPhone.

Which one did you like the most? Let us know!

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