Virtual backgrounds

Create content from anywhere in the world, without actually leaving your room, using virtual backgrounds in ScreenPal’s free screen recorder or video editor.

Create professional, branded content or add a bit of fun and humor to your video, depending on your audience. A virtual background can help you to engage your students, showcase your brand, and make a lasting impression on your audience.

Customize your background Customize your background
Record from anywhere Record from anywhere
Protect your privacy Protect your privacy
Remove, replace, or blur Remove, replace, or blur

Replace your webcam background

Upload your own background image, select one of our free backgrounds, or choose from a variety of free virtual background images in our stock library, all while using our free recorder. The best part? No green screen required! ScreenPal uses artificial intelligence (AI) to accurately insert your virtual background.

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Record with confidence

Create content from anywhere, protect your privacy, and eliminate distractions and interruptions. Quickly hide a disorganized room and look presentable and professional on camera. Build faith in your brand by using a background that includes your organization’s logo and colors.

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How to add a virtual background

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Open the screen recorder and select Camera or Both. Click the webcam options button in the webcam preview window.

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Select a webcam background

Select a free virtual background image from our list, explore our stock library, or upload your own image. You can also blur or remove your background if preferred.

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Start recording! when you’re finished, save and share your video. You can host unlimited videos for free using ScreenPal’s free content hosting platform

Why use a virtual background for your webcam video?

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Wow your students by creating videos with captivating backgrounds that are relevant to your subject matter. Help your viewers stay focused on your lesson, not your cluttered office.

Business virtual backgrounds


Hide clutter and other distractions with a virtual background. Showcase your company by using your logo as your background. Build trust with clients using background images that illustrate your company’s mission, values, and culture.

Personal virtual backgrounds


Enhance your personal story, send a fun video message to friends, or create the perfect video for social media with the perfect background image. Spread some holiday cheer to your family with a Christmas virtual background.

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Replace, remove, or blur your webcam background

With our virtual backgrounds, blur and removal tools, you have plenty of options. Blur your background for more privacy. Remove your webcam background completely to display more content on your screen during a product demo or lesson. Or let your creativity shine with a lively virtual background that will capture your audience’s attention.
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Host and share your content for free

Host unlimited recordings in one easy-to-access location using our free video hosting platform. Create a recording using a virtual background, then upload it to ScreenPal. From your Content page, you can edit a video’s details, add captions, protect your content with visibility settings, and quickly share a link.
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Free Screen Recording

Our free screen recorder gives you everything you need to start creating your own stunning, engaging screen and webcam videos. In additional to virtual background, free features include:

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Virtual backgrounds: Frequently asked questions

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