by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 04/18/2023
Hollyland has arrived at NAB 2023 with a new and updated set of products to make livestreamers very happy. The brand has now entered the camera arena with the new Venuss Pro and Venuss Air Live streaming cameras, which provide quick and easy setup and HD video capture for livestreamers. Meanwhile, the Mars M1 Pro updates the original M1 with a larger 7" screen and adds USB-C output and a dual L-series battery plate. Venuss Pro and Venuss Air The size of a small camcorder or block camera, the new Venuss Pro 1080p HD streaming camera is designed
by Jordan Gallant ·Posted 03/14/2023
When we consider uses for the PTZ camera, we often think of lecture halls and houses of worship where you might want to “set it and forget it.” There is also their ability to bridge the gap between remote and in-person participants in collaborative workplace settings. But the reliability and intuitive setup of PTZ cameras also offer advantages in more creative spaces, such as hybrid live events. A reliable name in professional cameras,
by Jordan Gallant ·Posted 10/31/2022
When you think about YoloLiv, you probably think of the YoloBox and its multipurpose livestreaming and monitoring capabilities. Well, get ready, because YoloLiv is further expanding its live event possibilities with the release of the Verticam PTZ Camera. This camera can integrate seamlessly with your preëxisting YoloBox model to create an expandable PTZ ecosystem with specialized vertical video for social media streaming.
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 08/22/2022
If you’re a livestreamer, vlogger, or online influencer, take a look at the recently announced YoloLiv Instream, designed to satisfy many of your needs in one compact, powerful box. The Instream inherits many great features from the previous YoloLiv YoloBox products, and its enhanced processor provides an even more powerful encoder, recorder, switcher, monitor, and streaming device, while also allowing vertical/portrait-style videos
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 06/17/2022
Wedding season is upon us! Whether you are a wedding photographer, videographer, or the one getting married, the question of livestreaming the event has probably come up. Keeping in touch with distant relatives via video calls is now much easier and sometimes you want to invite people to the big day who just can’t make the trip. If you want to learn how to livestream a wedding using Sony cameras, follow along for a few different options, ranging from simple to professional. The Core Accessories Before we get started, we are assuming you want
0 Views ·Posted 08/25/2021
Throughout the history of modern recording, Tascam has been there for countless consumers and professionals alike—and now the company has something sure to ignite in our modern digital age: the Tascam Mixcast 4, a tabletop mixer and recorder geared for the podcasting space. With sound effects, independent headphone outputs, and remote guest support via mix-minus functionality, the Mixcast 4 is perfect for multi-person panel podcasts
by Phillip Nichol… ·Posted 07/16/2021
Free your computer-based recording or livestreaming rig from the constraints of cables and complicated setup with the Convergent Design Erika, a USB wireless microphone system that's ultracompact, extremely simple, and cost effective, making it ideal for content creators, podcasters, mobile journalists, and educators, as well as corporate meeting hosts and participants. Available as a complete system in one-, two-, and four-person setups, or as individual
by Jill Waterman ·Posted 03/18/2021
The past year has been particularly challenging for creatives whose work involves collaborative production shoots, the logistics of which almost always defy the concept of social distance. Philadelphia-area photographer/director Chris Crisman experienced this dilemma firsthand last March, as the projects he was up for began to fizzle. “We had a bunch of things on the fence right when the rumblings about COVID were starting,” he explains. “I was just hyper, and thinking, ‘Oh my gosh, what are we going to do? Given what might be happening, how
by Ronald Francis ·Posted 11/25/2020
The Canon EOS C70 Cinema Camera, with Canon’s recently developed RF lens mount, is designed with a comprehensive feature set suitable for virtually all types of projects and venues, notably the online education market. Canon EOS C70 Its features include Dual Gain Output (DGO), auto ISO and auto gain, unlimited recording, vertical
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 11/16/2020
If you’ve gotten this far without having to use Zoom, Teams, Facebook, Skype, or another video conferencing platform, you are one of the few these days. But if you have been using the popular video conferencing platform (or one of them) for meetings, performances, or education, how good do you feel about your presentation? Are you happy with your look online, or do you feel the webcam is not representing how you really want to present yourself? Can the other participants hear you clearly? Let’s go over a few ways you can improve the look and
0 Views ·Posted 10/26/2020
The lofty legend of the Shure SM7B microphone has been reincarnated for the digital age of podcasting, livestreaming, gamecasting, and home recording in the form of the new Shure MV7 (available in a traditional black hue or a striking silver finish), featuring XLR and digital USB outputs, as well as embedded tech for instantly polished sonic
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 10/20/2020
Add a new video switcher to your live event or livestream with the V-1HD+ Compact Video Switcher, just released by Roland. The V-1HD+ is a significant upgrade from its predecessor the V-1HD, adding numerous features such as an updated 14-channel pro audio mixer, additional tactile knobs and buttons, four-layer effects for graphics and social media, eight
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 10/19/2020
To meet the recent demands of remote video operations for high-quality education, broadcast, virtual set, corporate, vlogging, livestreaming, and house of worship communication, Panasonic has released the new 4K NDI Pro 12G-SDI/HDMI PTZ camera. This versatile, full-featured PTZ (pan, tilt, zoom) camera comes in black or white models
by Steven Wong ·Posted 09/30/2020
With laptops made by companies such as Lenovo, Razer, and ASUS, you can have portability and performance to play, record, and livestream games and other content on the go. Whether you’re gaming or creating
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 07/14/2020
If you’ve got your mind set on building your PTZ network but you’re not sure what that will—or should—look like, we’ve got a few diagram examples of how different components work together on a PTZ network. Starting with a single-camera setup, then working forward with multi-camera, then adding components such as encoders, video switches, controllers, and software, we’ll walk through a few basic configurations to help take the complexity out of your setup. Single PTZ Camera to IP Network The single-camera setup is the simplest to start building