Like many so many of us during this pandemic season, we’ve connected online via Zoom meetings. For advanced users, virtual backgrounds add a lot of personality and fun (even though some non-techies and newbies are struggling with security issues.)
Many colleges and universities have shared free Zoom backgrounds with photos of their campus scenes on Twitter—
Want more? Someone has indexed over 200 colleges and universities’ Zoom backgrounds on this Google Sheet.
About Zoom Virtual Backgrounds
Zoom has a virtual background feature that allows you to display an image or video as your background during a Zoom Meeting. (This feature works best with a green screen and uniform lighting, to allow Zoom to detect the difference between you and your background.) Watch a video about this feature.
Download Free Zoom Backgrounds
A few brands are getting into sharing free photos and images too, for use as Zoom virtual backgrounds, either on Twitter (use “Save as” to download) or to download from their website.
Articles about Brands and their Free Downloadable Zoom Virtual Backgrounds
Join meetings from a galaxy far, far away with these Star Wars backgrounds—Take your video conferences anywhere from Tatooine to the Resistance Base
Remote Team has a collection called, Zoom Virtual Backgrounds Marketplace (free downloads)