Add Background to Video

Add a background image to your video or replace your original background. Create professional training materials


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Add a background or replace your video’s background to create professional training materials

Add a background image to your video or use another video as background—perfect for creating professional training materials. VEED features a full range of professional video editing tools to help you make videos that are suitable for business use, whether that’s for training, office communication, or marketing. You can even remove your original background using our one-click video background remover. Or do a video overlay!

Ways you can add or change your video’s background:

Step 1

Use an image or video as a background

Upload an image and use it as a background for your video. Make sure to drag your video on top of the image on the Timeline and make the video smaller than the image. You can also use another video as background using this method.

Step 2

Remove and replace the original background

Use our video background remover and our Artificial Intelligence software will automatically edit out the background of your video. Just click on your video and click Remove Background. Replace it with an image or another video.

Step 3

Use a green screen

If you’ve recorded your video against a green screen background, you can easily use another image or video to replace the green screen. You can even add animations and effects!

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Use a virtual background to create stunning videos for social media

Create amazing-looking videos that you can use for your social media marketing campaigns by using virtual backgrounds. Replace the original background of your video with a still photo or another video to create a virtual background. You can also select from our royalty-free stock video clips. Our premium subscribers get full access to our stock library. Check our pricing page for more info.

Add logos and watermarks to create brand awareness

You can also add your logo and watermark to your videos to increase brand awareness online. Use our Brand Kit (available in premium) to save your brand assets on your dashboard and add it to any project. You can also add your brand colors, fonts, and more! Animate your logo to make it even more noticeable. Improve brand retention with branding that reaches every eye that your video content does.

Add subtitles to make your video searchable

You can make your videos even more searchable by including a text transcription of the entire video. All you need to do is click ‘Subtitles’ > ‘Auto Transcribe’, and our speech-recognition software will create a (.txt) text file of your entire video’s audio. Not bad, right? You can simply copy and paste the text into your video’s description, and voila!, you’ve just made your video’s transcript searchable.


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More than adding background to videos

VEED lets you do so much more than just add background images to your videos. It’s a powerful all-in-one video editing app that lets you create professional-looking videos in a fast and intuitive interface. Plus, it has all the tools you need to make your videos accessible, suitable for marketing purposes, and more. Automatically add subtitles to your videos, translate them into different languages, and much more!

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