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** No. 1 in the Lifestyle category of the Mac App Store **
** Award Winner of Mac Informer 5* Editor's Pick Award **
** App of the Week in Mac.informer, Macitynet and Macgasm **

"Backgrounds is, as the name implies, a Desktop background utility that truly, madly, deeply thinks different. Instead of merely changing the photo, Backgrounds changes everything." -Mac360

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Dynamic Wallpapers

Make your desktop interesting, stylish and useful with plenty of options.

Your wallpaper, like never before.

Backgrounds makes your wallpaper more interesting and useful with 7 themes:
Music, Parallax, Video, Web, Quartz, System, and Clock.

Hide your Desktop icons easily and enjoy your wallpaper. As it’s meant to be.

Make it even better

Includes a Notification Center Today Widget and 2 Screen Savers: Glass and Quartz X.
Panorama Parallax lets you take advantage of your Panoramas and create immersive wallpapers.


Share your wallpaper