Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Live Green Screen Work- Ideal World vs. Real World

February 21, 2018

If you are looking for tips on working with chroma key and green screens, the following article is a good resource. There are so many creative possibilities that open up when you incorporate a green screen into your production, especially using Wirecast software to broadcast live. From Telestream We’ve been using green screens and chroma Read More

Tags: , , , ,

By Britt,
telestream green screen

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Videoguys NewsDay 2sDay Live Webinar on Live Production for Houses of Worship

February 20, 2018

This week’s Videoguys NewsDay 2sDay Live Webinar is on Live Productions for Houses of Worship.  Doing a live stream for a house of worship production can be tricky, so our host Gary talks about the best practices and products needed for such a show.  Including products that volunteers can easily use is key so we Read More

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

By Edward Blumenthal,

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Epiphan Pearl 2: Stream to YouTube and Facebook at the Same Time

How to multistream live video from your program channel in Pearl-2 using an RTSP loopback and stream to both YouTube and Facebook at the same time. Epiphan Pearl-2 is the easiest 4K live video streamer, switcher, and recorder. (4K Requires additional 4K firmware upgrade). With less setup, less supervision, and higher overall confidence, Pearl-2’s integrated Read More

Tags: , , , ,

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Avoid These Top 7 Facebook Live Mistakes

Wowza’s created a great downloadable guide for live streaming success on Facebook. You’ll find a link to it at the bottom of the original article, but take a look at the at their 7 tips for what not to do! If you are ready to take your Facebook Live streaming to the next level, you’ll Read More

Tags: , ,

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

NewTek Connect Spark Firmware Update Guide

February 16, 2018

NewTek recently offered a live video guide to updating the firmware for the Connect Spark. Check out NewTek’s Tuesday Tutorial live show on Facebook. NewTek’s Connect Spark is a portable, wifi-enabled IP video converter that makes your HDMI or SDI-out camera an instant source for an NDI compatible system … WIRELESS. It’s the easiest way to Read More

Tags: , , ,

By Britt,
connect spark firmware update

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Wowza Guide to Production Gear for Facebook Live

February 14, 2018

From Wowza Facebook Live Equipment & Production Guide: Choose Your Studio Setup Whether you’re getting ready to stream to Facebook Live for the first time, or you’re an experienced broadcaster looking to incorporate it into your existing workflow, you may be wondering what kind of production setup you need. In this post, we’ll walk you Read More

Tags: , , ,

By Britt,
streaming guide facebook live

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Boris FX Tutorial: Sapphire Builder for Avid Media Composer

February 6, 2018

For Avid Media Composer Editors getting started with Boris Sapphire – If you are new to Sapphire Builder, take a look at tutorial from Boris FX!  From Borisfx Kevin P. McAuliffe, Avid trainer and Senior Editor, takes you on an introductory tour of S_Effect (aka Builder) and shows you why you’ll want to use Read More

Tags: , , , ,

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Facebook Live: 6 Expert Tips for Successful Streaming

February 2, 2018

Streaming Media’s Video Doctor has published a follow-up article offering more professional tips for successful live streaming on Facebook. Spoiler alert! here are the 6 Tips: Audio requirement Credential lockdown Audio sampling rate consistency Archival redundancy Active moderators Proper planning You’ll have to read the article to get the full value of the tips – Read More

Tags: , , ,

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Wirecast Tutorial Archives

January 31, 2018

Did you know Wirecast has a huge archive of webinars for you to watch?  Learn techniques for any level of streaming.  Best of all, you can interact with us on-demand as if we were live!  Check it out! Wirecast Tutorial Series What are you waiting for?  Communicate your message to the world with Wirecast, the Read More

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

By Edward Blumenthal,

Camera and Accessories, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Newtek TriCaster Mini for AV Conferencing with Timer and XKeys Control

January 30, 2018

NewTek’s posted an article with a glimpse at using the TriCaster Mini in a typical AV setup in a conference room. This is helpful, since this is exactly one of the setups the TriCaster Mini was designed for. You can watch a demo of the Timer function and a demo of how the TriCaster can Read More

Tags: , , , ,

By Britt,