Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Connecting the camera to a monitor with an HDMI cable, part of Tethered Shooting Fundamentals (2014).
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…These days most computers have an HDMI port.…So, you could take a cable like this and actually connect…it to your computer and send out a high quality digital signal.…Now, even if you don't have an HDMI port, it's not a big deal.…You'll be able to use something like a…display port to HDMI adapter or a mini display…board to HDMI adapter and that's going to let…you make a nice digital connection from the computer.…To a television set. Now, pretty straightforward.…I'm just going to take…this directly into the side of my computer.…And I have the other end running into an HDMI port.…
And you see, it takes a second to connect, thinks…for a minute, and then it should find a signal.…There we go.…And remember, using your system preferences, you…can often adjust, so just go under something…like Displays or your Control Panel and choose a resolution…like 720p or 1080i, depending on the monitor you have connected.…In my case, I've got this connected to an…adapter from AJA because we're doing an on set recording.…We're driving one monitor here, and I'm looping it out again off…
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- The benefits and drawbacks of tethered shooting
- Creating a stable platform
- Tethering the camera
- Building a tethered station
- Tethering with Lightroom, Aperture, and more
- Choosing a wireless memory card
- Connecting a CamRanger
- Shooting with a GoPro