Use Live Photo as the Lock Screen Wallpaper on the iPhone 6s Plus

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Steps

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    From your home screen, tap on Camera.
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    Now, make sure that the Live Photos option is turned on. It is the middle icon at the top of the screen. It should be yellow to indicate that it's on.
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    Now, tap on the camera icon in the upper-right corner. You'll switch to the front-facing camera.
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    Take a picture now by tapping on the shutter button. Camera will record about 1.5 seconds before it takes a picture as well as 1.5 seconds afterwards.
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    Now, you can tap on the lower left-hand icon. You will be able to view Live Photos.
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    Tap on the photo by using the 3D Touch feature to animate it. That's the Live Photos feature.
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    If you want to set Live Photo as the lock-screen wallpaper, tap on the square with the arrow pointing up. It's in the left-hand corner of the screen.
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    Now, swipe left at the bottom.
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    Tap on the "Use as Wallpaper" option.
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    Tap on "Set". You will be able to choose "Set Lock Screen", "Set Home Screen", or "Set Both".
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    If you tap on "Set Both", it's important to note that it will be a static photo on the home screen. This photo will not be animated on the home screen.
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    Press the lock button. This will lock the phone.
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    Press the lock button again. This will show the lock screen. You'll see Live Photo.
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    If you use the 3D touch feature when tapping Live Photo, it will be animated.
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