Privacy

How to blur, pixelate, and hide sensitive parts of a photo on iPhone or iPad

Blur, pixelate, and hide sensitive parts of an image on iPhone

Before sharing a screenshot or image, do you want to hide sensitive information like address, card number, license plate, the dirty laundry in the background, or a kid's face?

Let's take a look at a few ways to blur, hide, or pixelate areas of your photo on iPhone and iPad. After that, you can save the final image to the Photos app or share it via iMessage, WhatsApp, or put it on Twitter, Instagram, and other social media platforms.

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