People across the country are utilizing video conference services such as Zoom to stay connected with family, friends and coworkers. Whether you are looking to hide your messy room or you simply want to add a bit of fun to happy hour with your friends, there are plenty of Zoom backgrounds to meet your video conferencing needs. Check out some of the best backgrounds we have rounded up so far.

Platform 9 3/4

The DoorDash Lunchroom has backgrounds for some of your fave restaurants, like The Cheesecake Factory, Cracker Barrel, Baskin Robbins and Panera Bread.

Take meetings from the Bahamas. There are even swimming pigs!

Add a little Harry Potter magic to your next meeting from Platform 9 3/4 to The Great Hall.

Unsplash offers many beautiful Zoom backgrounds from gorgeous office spaces to luxurious beach shots.

From the Golden Girls living room to Rory’s apartment in Star’s Hollow, Modsy has put together a collection of re-imagined pop culture interiors.

Delish created fun Easter and Passover themed backgrounds to brighten up your virtual holiday celebrations.

HBO has countless backgrounds based on Game of Thrones, Westworld, Euphoria, Insecure, Succession and more. 

Pixar has released backgrounds for your favorite movies including Toy Story, Up, Finding Nemo and Inside Out. You can also find backgrounds for based on Cars and The Incredibles

“Werk” from the set of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Host a virtual meeting from under the sea with Spongebob.

These Schitt’s Creek backgrounds will transport you to the Rosebud Motel.

CBS All Access can transport you into one of their hit shows including Star Trek Discovery.

FOX can help make your meetings more animated transporting you to the worlds of The Simpsons or Bob’s Burgers.

Hold your next meeting with Agent Coulson at the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. base.

Insert yourself into one of your favorite ABC shows like American Idol or Modern Family.

Zoom provides instructions on how to use virtual backgrounds. The company says there are no size restrictions for virtual backgrounds but it recommends cropping the image to match the aspect ratio of your camera before uploading it.

—Jennifer Swartvagher

Featured photo: Trang Dang from Pixabay 



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