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Make video chats more fun with virtual Long Island backgrounds

Whether you're using Zoom, Google Meet, Webex, Microsoft Teams or something else, now you can bring your video conference calls to life with a splash of Long Island.

We've compiled a list of free images for you to download for your next video meeting, online class, or virtual happy hour.

HOW TO DOWNLOAD: On a computer, right click on the image you want then select "Save Image As" to save it to your desktop.

HOW TO CHANGE YOUR BACKGROUND:  Follow our easy step-by-step guide.

The Montauk Lighthouse in Montauk on June 14,
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The Montauk Lighthouse in Montauk on June 14, 2019.

An empty set of seats on an LIRR
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An empty set of seats on an LIRR train at the Hicksville LIRR station on January 3, 2019

Lifeguards on duty for the 16th Annual Jones
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Lifeguards on duty for the 16th Annual Jones Beach Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh Saturday May 25, 2019

Four of the six Air Force Thunderbird F-16s

Four of the six Air Force Thunderbird F-16s performing at the 16th Annual Jones Beach Air Show above Wantagh on Saturday.

Aerial view showing the walkovers on newly constructed
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Aerial view showing the walkovers on newly constructed dunes at Long Beach on July 1, 2019.

The Jones Beach Water Tower is bathed in
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The Jones Beach Water Tower is bathed in orange light as a full moon passes overhead on July 2, 2004.

The sun setting behind Robert Moses Causeway at
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The sun setting behind Robert Moses Causeway at Robert Moses State Park at 8:21pm on the first day of summer and the longest day of the year June 21, 2017. A Day in the Life of the longest day of the year.

Long Beach resident Brendan McDerby takes in the
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Long Beach resident Brendan McDerby takes in the sunset after paddle boarding off the shores of Long Beach on this brisk evening Thursday Dec. 12, 2019

Photo of the NYCB Live's Nassau Veterans Memorial
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NYCB Live's Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum during a Billy Joel concert, on its opening night after its renovation, on April 5, 2017.

Citifield at the start of Opening Day, March
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Citi Field in Flushing at the start of Opening Day was slow with the inclement weather on March 31, 2014.

  

  

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