Create custom Snapchat Geofilters for an event, occasion or outing with the squad using Canva's easy design tools.

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Add fun and visually engaging geofilters to your snaps

All around the world, thousands and thousands of snaps are being sent every minute – with filters helping us enhance our messages and inject a little bit of fun into each other’s days. Whether it’s the licking dog filter or the doe-eyed deer that you fancy, every filter has its purpose, including geofilters for a little humble brag when you visit a new city or attend a lit event. 

With Canva, you can add your very own twist to a geofilter or create one from scratch in literally minutes. Create unique snapchat geofilters to make a birthday, party or wedding extra special. Or, if you’re handling social media for a brand, geofilters are a great way  to add more value to your events or promotions. With Canva’s drag and drop tools and library of graphics and stickers, designing becomes, well, a snap. 

Create a fun and engaging Snapchat geofilter in 5 simple steps

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your own Snapchat geofilters.
  2. Choose from our library of professionally created templates.
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images.
  4. Fix your images, add stunning filters and edit text.
  5. Save and share.

Have fun experimenting with your design with just a few drags and drops

  1. Change the images. Upload your own images or choose from our stock library of over 1 million photographs, graphics and illustrations.
  2. Change the fonts. Choose from over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Choose a background from our library or use an image.
  4. Change the colors. Change the color of your text boxes and text to add extra flair.

Create a Snapchat geofilter to match your needs

Whether you want to create a Snapchat geofilter for an event or to promote your business or brand, Canva can help. Add an upbeat, special touch to your next event by creating a customized geofilter with Canva. Your guests will love being able to share their very own moments with a bespoke geofilter on Snapchat. So whether your event is a birthday, wedding or housewarming, throw in a little bit of fun and surprise to make your event one to share and remember.

Not planning on holding an event anytime soon? If you have a business you want to get on the map, you can use a Snapchat geofilter to showcase your brand. With Canva’s huge range of typography, design elements and editing tools, you can easily create an eye-catching Snapchat geofilter, no matter what your needs.

Customize your design to reflect your taste or a brand’s identity

 Canva allows you to customize your designs in hundreds of ways and this makes it easy for you to add your own personal style. You’ll be amazed at how many design possibilities are literally at your fingertips thanks to an amazing library of free graphics, stickers and shapes.

With Canva you also have over a hundred free fonts to choose from. Use our text tools to make amazing typography easily. Use any of our pre-made font pairings or why not create own? Need some help figuring out the dark wizardry of font combination? Check out our font pairing tool.

Create your Snapchat filter quickly and on the go

No matter where you are, you can access Canva on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android device, making it super simple to design your geofilter on the go. Because Canva is in the cloud, you can also access your designs at any time. 

FAQ

Where can I find free graphics to use on my Snapchat filter?

The Canva app hosts an impressive design elements library filled with hundreds of shapes and stickers you can use on your design. To find and use one, head over to the ‘Library’ tab on the app then browse through all the available elements or key in a few search terms into the search bar.

If you’re creating your design on the web app, just head over to the Elements pane and click on the Illustrations, Shapes or Icons folders to find free stickers and graphics.

How can I start using my Snapchat geofilter?

Custom Snapchat geofilters need to be submitted to the Snapchat team in order to be approved for use. To submit your new Snapchat geofilter design, please visit https://www.snapchat.com/geofilters. Read more about Snapchat geofilter guidelines here: https://support.snapchat.com/en-US/a/geofilter-guidelines.