How to change the color filter on the lock screen in iOS 16 on an iPhone

After adding the app customization feature on iOS 15, the lock screen customization is the biggest highlight of the newly launched iOS 16 update. This new update has the new quick access feature to customize the style of your lock screen, such as changing the font style and color and applying filters. Since the update is new, many iOS geeks are not sure how to customize iPhone lock screen on iOS 16.

The new iOS 16 update has added a fantastic feature to slide with one swipe and try different filters to pick the one that makes your wallpaper pop the best. Just like custom app icons and widgets, users can completely refresh the look of iPhone lock screen like never before.

Change color filters on the lock screen on iOS 16

Remark: Make sure you have iOS 16 installed on your iPhone.

Change color filters on lock screen with swipe gestures

  1. To start, unlock your iPhone but stay on the lock screen (don’t go to the home screen). Now press and hold anywhere on the lock screen
  2. Tap Customize at the bottom. (If this is your first time, you will be prompted to set up a lock screen first. Do that and then continue to the next step.)
  3. Swipe left on the screen to go to the next filter.
  4. Tip: Pinch zoom in or out on the image to adjust the depth and focus perspective of the background.
  5. Tap Done at the top to apply and save the changes you made.
  6. If you do not want to save the changes, you can select the Cancel option to undo the changes.
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How to adjust the date and time on the lock screen on iOS 16

  1. While in the edit mode of your lock screen as indicated above, tap the date and time widget at the top.
  2. Click on an available font under “Font and Color” to select it.
  3. Under “Font and Color”, tap a color to select it and apply it to the font. Drag the slider left or right to adjust the saturation.
  4. Tap the “x” (close) button to apply the changes and close the Font and Color panel.
  5. Tap Done at the top to apply and save the changes you made.
  6. If you do not want to save the changes, you can select the Cancel option to undo the changes.

Here’s how to customize your iPhone lock screen on the new iOS 16. If you come across any other editing skill while creating iOS 16 aesthetic lock screen, don’t hesitate to share it with us in the comment section.

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