How to apply filters to Zoom video calls

Applying filters to your Zoom video feed can add a touch of personality or professionalism to your meetings. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to do it:

  1. Open Zoom: Start by opening the Zoom application on your device.

  2. Access Settings: Click on your profile picture in the top right corner, then select "Settings" from the dropdown menu.

Zoom Settings
  1. Navigate to Video Settings: In the settings window, click on the "Video" tab to access video settings.
Zoom Video Settings

There's also additional filters in the "Background & Effects" section:

Zoom Background Effects
  1. Choose Your Filter: You will now see a collection of filters that you can apply to your video feed. Browse through the options and click on the filter you wish to use. The filter will be applied immediately.

  2. Adjust Intensity (Optional): Some filters allow you to adjust their intensity. If the filter you've chosen has this option, use the slider to adjust the filter effect to your liking.

  3. Close Settings: Once you're satisfied with your filter choice, you can close the settings window. The filter will remain active for your current and future Zoom meetings until you decide to change or remove it.

  4. Removing or Changing Filters: If you wish to remove or change the filter, simply go back to the "Video Settings" and readjust the settings.

Zoom's built-in filters are great for most cases, but if you're looking for advanced filters, you can use

How to use FilterOnMe with Zoom

Using FilterOnMe with Zoom can elevate your video calls with even more advanced and customizable filters. Here's how you can integrate FilterOnMe filters into your Zoom calls:

  1. Visit FilterOnMe: Open your web browser and go to

  2. Download the App: FilterOnMe is available for Mac & Windows computers. Download the app that matches your operating system.

  3. Install FilterOnMe's Virtual Camera: For Zoom to recognize the virtual camera from FilterOnMe, you need to install FilterOnMe's. The install instructions are available for Mac & Windows.

  4. Open Zoom: Launch the Zoom application on your device.

  5. Access Video Settings: Click on your profile picture in the top right corner, then select "Settings" from the dropdown menu. In the settings window, click on the "Video" tab.

  6. Select FilterOnMe Virtual Camera: In the "Camera" dropdown menu within the "Video" settings, select the FilterOnMe virtual camera as your video source.

Zoom Select FilterOnMe Camera
  1. Apply Your Filters: Open the FilterOnMe application and apply the filters you'd like. The filter will now be applied to your video feed in Zoom. FilterOnMe has a ton of different filters to choose from including face shaping, makeup & more.

  2. Join or Start a Meeting: With the FilterOnMe virtual camera selected and your filter applied, you can now join or start a Zoom meeting. Your video feed will display the selected filter to all participants. Make sure to keep the FilterOnMe app open when you'd like to use it.

Remember, you can always change or remove filters by adjusting the settings in the FilterOnMe application. Enjoy adding a unique touch to your Zoom meetings with FilterOnMe filters!