Makes that trick of changing background pretty boring afterwards.
Zoom has been in the news for positive and negative reasons. It has helped people to attendbut some schools . " and, in general, with the video chat service.
How do you take things to a higher level? With a free app called Snap Camera. Snap Camera has been around since 2018, and you can essentially add Snapchat-style filters to video conferencing apps like Zoom.
You can use it to transform yourself from this:
On this …
Or how about this …
But definitely don't do this.
Yes, those are my teeth attached to the yolk of a digitally cracked egg. Terrifying.
Installing Snap Camera is quite easy. First download the application here and go through the installation process.
Once active, you will see a selection of filters that you may be able to choose from.
Once that's good, you can mess around with the settings in Zoom to make it work there. On a Mac, it's as easy as going to Preferences, clicking video and selecting Snap Camera from the camera's drop-down list. It is a similar process on a PC.
As long as you keep the Snap Camera app open, the filters work. Keep in mind that this is a can of worms. Surprise your colleagues in one meeting and I guarantee everyone in the next meeting will look like this:
If that's a future you're comfortable with, enjoy it.
Snap Camera also works with Skype and Microsoft Teams . You can even use it while streaming on Twitch.