May 22, 2020

Live streaming with webcams

The mobile setup might be a bit too basic for your taste, but you still don’t have an unlimited budget. You do have your own laptop and you would like to use that. This brings you to the next level of live streaming. For this level, you will need some additional equipment. Like in the previous setup, you will need a tripod. But you will […]

May 20, 2020

Mobile live streaming – part 2

As you will be streaming from a mobile phone, the quality of the sound usually is less and the video can be a bit shaky if you are holding the phone. There are some things you can do to improve on this. The first and easiest think you can do to stop shaking is to put it somewhere stable and point it at your target. […]

May 18, 2020

Mobile live streaming

When we have chosen our live streaming provider, we can get into hardware. The cheapest hardware setup we can use is free. One thing we all have is a smartphone. This can be either an Android or an Apple phone. Both of these can be good enough for live streaming when you’re in a pinch, budget or time-wise. This means you will be limited with […]

May 15, 2020

My first book has gone live!

It’s been quite a bit of work, but my book on live streaming has gone live. I’ve been writing on it for about two months, ever since a friend of mine asked for some guidelines on how to live stream our church service. It was originally meant as a small handout with some tips and pointers on how to get OBS running, but it turned […]

May 15, 2020

Choosing a live streaming provider

There are many apps and websites which allow you to live stream to various platforms. Some of these platforms allow you to stream for hours on end using just your mobile phone while others are more limited in the duration you can live stream. It also depends on where your audience is and what kind of audience you want to reach with your video’s. This […]