You may need to replace your actual background with one that is more pertinent to the video you are recording on TikTok at some point. This necessitates a green screen option., Fortunately, TikTok has a built-in green screen effect that you can use to achieve this, and you don’t even need a physical green screen.
Applying the green screen effect on TikTok is as simple as applying an Instagram filter. Learn more about TikTok’s green screen and how to add it to your own videos by continuing to read.
What does green screen video look like on TikTok?
A TikTok green screen effect appears as if you were filming yourself in front of a different background from what you were actually filming in front of.
You will essentially be in front of a photo or video background that you have selected. Similar like when you changed your background during a Zoom call.
TikTok offers a vast range of green screen effects, with each effect featuring a unique style/appearance. Therefore, not all of them include background changes.
Some of them also let you to modify other aspects of your video’s foreground, which is usually just video footage of yourself or whatever the main subject is.
A green screen effect, for instance, allows you to change the appearance of your shirt by eliminating the original image of your shirt from your film and replacing it with another image. Additionally, there is a green screen effect that allows you to project an image onto your forehead.
How can you incorporate green screen into TikTok videos?
Despite appearances, using a green screen effect on TikTok is quite simple. It requires only a few steps.
Here’s how to proceed:
Step 1: Launch the TikTok application and tap the plus sign at the bottom of the screen.
Step 2: Select Effects next.
Step 4: Select one of the green screen effect icons on the Green screen page to apply a specific effect to your video.
Step 5: Follow the on-screen instructions (if any) to add the photographs or videos required for the green screen effect of your choice to function.
Then, record, edit, and publish the video as usual.