Liven up your virtual world with these 9 New Orleans Zoom video backgrounds

Pictures say 1,000 words, some say. So that must mean video can say ... (does maths) ... a lot more.

by Clint Durrett
May 6, 2020

Pictures say 1,000 words, some say. So that must mean video can say … (does maths) … a lot more. We know how much people love changing up their backgrounds on Zoom. That’s why we made the library of specially made New Orleans themed backgrounds. But hey, video can be even more impressive, and we snatched up a few special video backgrounds to make you feel the bright sunshine and not have to be out in the oppressive NOLA heat. This helps especially when the termites begin swarming because gross.

SEE ALSO: 29 Zoom backgrounds only people in New Orleans can truly appreciate

Just like the images, videos follow the same instructions.

How to use the backgrounds:

  1. Right Click the DOWNLOAD link  and save the video to your computer
  2. Open Zoom
  3. Open the Preference/Settings menu in Zoom
  4. Select “Virtual Background” in the preferences
  5. Click the “+” sign
  6. Upload the video.
  7. Continue to be awesome. 

Singing Oak

We need these chimes for our moments of zen.

Video by Megan Mackel

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 84MB

Bourbon Street

Smells not included

Video by Matthew Hinton

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 76MB

St. Charles Avenue

The famous street of Uptown.

Video by Matthew Hinton

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 84MB

 

Mississippi River / Crescent City Connection

We miss just sitting by the river, too. This helps.

Video by Megan Mackel

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 85MB

City Park Fountain

The rustle of the leaves and the sound of the wind.

Video by Megan Mackel

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 84MB

Streetcar Ride

No all day pass necessary.

Video by Matthew Hinton

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 84MB

Magazine Street

A sweet stroll down the boutique street.

Video by Matthew Hinton

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 84MB

City Park Walkway

Listen to those geese and ducks.

Video by Megan Mackel

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 85MB

Jackson Square

Feel that fresh air? We don’t either, but your friends won’t know the difference.

Video by Megan Mackel

DOWNLOAD VIDEO: 84MB

Hi. I’m Clint. I’m the Local Market Manager for Very Local New Orleans. I’ve lived in New Orleans since 2001 and been living my best life in this rad place since that year. I have 10 years of broadcast journalism and digital media experience. Before Very Local New Orleans, I worked for WDSU-TV – producing, product developing, digital media managing– I’ve done it all. I’ve seen first-hand the trials we’ve suffered in this city and the celebrations we’ve enjoyed. I love New Orleans. It’s home. I’m going to work my hardest to bring you the content and experiences you care...

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