Snapchat's Cat Lenses lets you take even more ridiculous pictures of your pet

Posted On: Oct 13, 2018   |   Posted By: The Verge

Snapchat's Cat Lenses lets you take even more ridiculous pictures of your pet

If you've ever wanted to take a really goofy picture with your cat, Snapchat has rolled out a new update that will help you with that. The company has released a new feature called Cat Lenses, which lets you add filters to your favorite feline's face.
TechCrunch pointed out that the system appears to build on an object recognition update that the company rolled out last year. That update recommends certain filters when it recognized certain object in your image, or could potentially serve you up a sales page to easily buy said object.
This is a bit more of a frivolous use for that update, but we're always taking ridiculous pictures of our pets - why not give them googly eyes or a toast hat while you're at it?

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