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May 27, 2020

Using a laptop and camera – part 2

To connect the camera to the laptop, you cannot just run an HDMI cable from your camera to your laptop’s HDMI port. This port is normally output only and will not accept the camera’s signal. You will need a HDMI capture device. These can be purchased from about $100 to however expensive you want to go, depending on the amount of functions it has. You […]

May 25, 2020

Using laptop and camera

If you prefer to have a better setup than using a simple webcam to record at a better resolution and zoom capabilities, you can choose to use one or more camcorders, action cams or DSLR cameras. These cameras are more expensive than regular webcams but have clear advantages. Camcorders have very good zoom and allow a live streamer to be at the back of the […]