TikTok and the “green screen” effect How to apply it to videos?

TikTok is one of the most popular entertainment apps and has multiple green screen effects when creating content.


TikTok is one of the most popular entertainment social networks around the world, especially in the United States and Latin America.

The rise of this application began in the pandemic when users explored new ways to entertain themselves and connect with friends or family.

This fun application has multiple effects for creating content, created by users or officially by the platform, one of the most used is the green screen, an effect that imitates audiovisual green screens and allows the customization of backgrounds own.

How to apply green screen on TikTok?

TikTok offers multiple effects in the green screen category, to apply and learn about each of them, the user must open its application and position itself on the button with the ‘+’ symbol located in the lower center of the screen.

This will open the video recording screen, where the user can create their own clips and access the various free effects that TikTok offers , as well as upload their own (pre-recorded) videos.

Next, the user must press the ‘effects’ option located in the lower left corner and open the gallery of these, then slide to the right hand and locate the third one called ‘green screen’, once on the screen green, approximately 28 effects will appear that allow the use of a custom background, including: split green screens, video background, eye, nose and mouth cutout; collage background and green screen in curtain.

To explore any green screen option, you must click on any of the chosen effects, some require uploading photos or videos for the background of the effect, click on the record option and try the effect, it can also be accompanied by music to make the experience even more fun.