Zoom Backgrounds

Show off your community pride at your next Zoom meeting with a beautiful Shaker Heights scene as your background. We’ve picked some of our favorites and sized them for Zoom; all are past winners of the Landmark Commission’s Preservation Month Photo Contest.

Instructions: 

  • Click the download link for the photograph you’d like to use. 
  • The photograph will display in a new browser window; right click the image and save to your computer. 
  • Set as your Zoom "virtual background." Find instructions here. (Hint: If the background appears backwards on your Zoom screen, uncheck uncheck the Mirror my video option on the bottom of the window.)
BACKGROUNDDETAILS
Thumbnail of drone photo over Horseshoe Lake in the fallWhat: Horseshoe Lake in fall
Photographer: Peter Miller
Details: Winner of the 2015 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Thumbnail of drone photo over Horseshoe Lake in the summerWhat: Horseshoe Lake in summer
Photographer: Peter Miller
Details: Winner of the 2015 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Thumbnail of sunset over Horseshoe Lake ParkWhat: Sunset over Horseshoe Lake
Photographer: Peter Miller
Details: Winner of the 2015 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Thumbnail of City Hall porticoWhat: City Hall portico
Photographer: Edward Frierson
Details: Winner of the 2013 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Thumbnail of Duck Pond in Shaker HeightsWhat: The "duck pond" (Green Lake)
Photographer: Michael Johnson
Details: Winner of the 2015 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Zoom background featuring spring scene in Shaker HeightsWhat: Spring scene in Shaker
Photographer: Heather Torok
Details: Winner of the 2019 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Zoom background featuring Lower Lake spillwayWhat: Lower Lake spillway
Photographer: David Berlenkamp
Details: Winner of the 2017 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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Zoom background featuring Winslow Road
What: Winslow Road
Photographer: Paul Markowicz
Details: Winner of the 2016 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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zoom-stargell-looking_on350x200What: Looking On
Photographer: Ryan Stargell
Details: Winner of the 2020 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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zoom-goodson-lower_lake350x200What: Lower Lake from Brook Road
Photographer: Jennifer Goodson
Details: Runner Up in the 2020 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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zoom-winter-crossings350x200What: Winter Crossings
Photographer: Leo McGuiness
Details: Runner Up in the 2020 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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