Learn how to select or upload an image to your video in Synthesia STUDIO.

Before you get started:

  • To learn how to upload an image background, click here.
  • To learn about available shortcuts, click here.

Learn how to:

  1. Select an image
  2. Upload an image


  • The maximum size for uploaded images is 300MB
  • Supported formats: jpeg, png, gif, svg.

Select an image

First, head over to the right side tool bar and click on the image icon.

From here you can browse through our image library or use the search bar to find an appropriate image. Once you select it, it will be automatically displayed on the canvas.

Select image

You can adjust or style your image using the design functions on the right side menu.

Style image

Upload an image

To upload an image, click on Images icon on the right side tool bar. From here, click on Uploads button. An uploaded image it will automatically be displayed on the canvas.

Upload image

If you want to rename or delete an uploaded image, click on the three dots menu on the image.