Livestreaming pro grade video podcasts

Discussion in 'Videographers' started by leadbelly, Nov 28, 2012.

  1. leadbelly

    leadbelly Member

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    Hi, I'm looking to create pro grade video podcasts, but I need to livestream it... and I need help!

    I know I need cameras, mics, lighting, a mixer and a laptop (cause I need it to be mobile). My question is, which software? I researched for Mac software for video podcasting, but most are for editing later. What I need is something where I can edit on-the-fly (that is, insert clips, sound bites, switch cameras, etc). Any suggestions?

    Thanks!

    Oh, if you are a video podcaster, can you suggest the best but affordable setup? From lav mics, to mixer, etc.?

    Cheers!
     
  2. dexterandrada

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    The best for OS x is Wirecast. Perfect for mobile will read firewire input or using matrox mxo2. With regards to affordable setup what is your budget in mind?
     
  3. scar of the sky

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    If you're on budget constraints, Camtwist is stable enough with adequate functionality including chroma-key'ing. That is if you're running about 1 or 2 camera's.

    Btw, out of curiosity, are using BMD cards? SDI cams or HDMI?
     

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