Add Background To Video

It’s good to add background to video for making your video look better and set a certain mood or place. Whether you want to show a feeling, a location, or highlight what’s happening, adding a background can make your video more interesting. It’s like bringing your viewers into a different world. By doing this, your video becomes more exciting and helps you tell your story in a cooler way.

Add Background To Video with Ssemble, All Online

Upload your video and background images you like in a few clicks. Resize, crop, rotate, rearrange, and edit your background images to your liking. You can even add logos, watermarks, or any image that suits your video. Ssemble’s intuitive interface allows you to precisely move and place your image using snapping lines and pixel-perfect movement with your arrow keys. Try Ssemble’s free video editor now and make your videos more visually appealing!

How to Add Background To Video

Add Background To Video Tutorial Step 1

Upload Background Photo and Video
Upload the background photo and video files you would like to edit in the Upload menu. You can either click the “Upload File” button or drag & drop it

Add Background To Video Tutorial Step 2

Add Photo and Video

Then, simply click the photo to add it to the Timeline. And click the video to add it to the Canvas as well.

Add Background To Video Tutorial Step 3

Edit Photo and video in Canvas

After you add the photo, you can change its position, size, and rotation. Or you can add plugins like Background Remover to delete the background from the image. And you can explore more plugins from the plugins menu.

Add Background To Video Tutorial Step 4


Click the Export button. And once the export process is completed, you can download the video file.



The "Add Background To Video" feature in Ssemble allows you to add one or more images to your video project, either as a separate image or as an overlay on the video.

Yes, the "Add Background To Video" feature is very easy to use in Ssemble. Simply upload your photo(s), select the location where you want to add them, and adjust the size, duration, and position as desired.

Yes, you can add multiple photos to your video project using Ssemble's "Add Background To Video" feature. You can arrange them in the desired order, adjust their duration and position, and add effects or transitions as desired.

Yes, you can adjust the transparency of the added photo(s) in Ssemble to create different visual effects. You can use the editor's transparency or opacity settings to make the added photo(s) more or less visible.

Yes, the "Add Background To Video" feature is completely free to use in Ssemble.

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