Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

Record green screen videos with your iPhone in 10 seconds

May 8, 2023

You can now shoot green screen style videos with one tap on iPhone. While traditionally requiring a green screen, complex editing techniques, and expensive software, advancements in technology have made background removal more accessible than ever. In this blog post, we will explore how to use Detail Duo, to shoot green screen style videos in seconds and remove backgrounds from (almost) any video.

If you've ever used background removal features on applications such as Google Meet, Zoom, or social platforms like TikTok, you might wonder how to achieve the same effect for your video content on platforms like YouTube, LinkedIn, or other platforms. Keep reading to discover an easy way to remove backgrounds from your videos, enabling you to create captivating content across various platforms.

What is a green screen style video?

In the past, background removal for videos required a green screen, technical know-how, and costly software. With Detail Duo, you can easily remove backgrounds from (almost) any video, eliminating the need for a physical green screen, manual cropping, keying, or masking. Detail Duo leverages face/person detection to achieve this, making it particularly suitable for videos featuring human subjects. Talking head style videos, such as interviews, podcasts, video tutorials, and vlogs, are ideal for utilizing background removal, allowing you to create professional-looking videos with ease.

How to use Detail Duo to shoot a green screen style video?

To get started, download Detail Duo from the app store and open the app. In the app, you'll see a layout button on the right where you can select your preferred layout. Here you can select one of the green screen layouts and combine your selfie video with your rear facing camera to create tutorials, walkthroughs and reaction videos in seconds.

If you want to use an existing video from your camera roll, you can click on the button in the bottom left corner to open up the camera roll and to select any video background. This is great for reaction style videos.

Once you've recorded your green screen style video, you can add some finishing touches to your video by selecting your favorite background color to stand out even more.

Looking for more tips to help you make great videos more easily? Check out this post on recording multi-camera video on your iPhone or instantly record a video with any existing video behind you.

Green screen style content has become more accessible than ever with tools like Detail Duo. By following this step-by-step guide, you can effortlessly remove backgrounds from your videos. Whether you're recording a product demo, podcast, reaction video or vlog, background removal opens up endless possibilities for creating captivating videos in minutes. Embrace the power of background removal and take your videos to the next level.