Are you live switching a webcast? In order to send a video out, it will need to be encoded. There are many options for this. What is a solution that is reasonably priced? How do you use it? In this video, Richard Harrington discusses how to use Blackmagic Web Presenter to encode a switched feed for a live stream.
- In order to send a video out, it's going to need…to be encoded, turned into a digital stream.…And there are many options for this.…I'm going to show you a solution…that's pretty reasonability priced.…Its from Blackmagic, and it's called their Web Presenter.…Now, this particular device makes it pretty simple.…We're playing back a video file right now,…but we're going to do a live switch here in a moment.…And what's happening is I've got two inputs, so I can take…the input in, in this case, directly from the switcher,…but there is a secondary input so…you can actually have two different sources.…
It has an SDI input and an HDMI input,…and you can switch between those.…I've just attached this optional panel…in the front which makes it easy to do so.…Now, within the menus itself you've…actually got some basic controls,…you can choose which video source you see,…you can actually adjust the audio mixing, and one of the…things that I really like is the built in audio meters.…So when we're doing an actual real world production,…
You'll learn essential preproduction strategies to get the right gear and place it in the right position. You'll also learn techniques for syncing the visuals and audio captured from each camera. Rich and James offer advice for directors running shoots in the field, as well as strategies for crew members who are building sets and logging footage. Finally, in chapters 7 and 8, they share techniques for multicamera postproduction with Final Cut Pro X and Premiere Pro. In these chapters, you'll learn how to create multicam clips, apply color correction, color match angles, switch between angles, and refine and master your edit. By the end of the course, you'll have a thorough start-to-finish understanding of the multicamera production process.
- Planning the multicamera production
- Evaluating the location
- Creating camera diagrams
- Selecting the right equipment
- Communicating with crew
- Lighting multicam productions
- Matching and syncing cameras
- Directing a multicamera shoot
- Editing multicamera video
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Q: This course was updated on 12/01/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover the essentials of live streaming your multicamera production.
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1. Planning the Production
2. The Production Approach
3. Preparing Cameras for a Multicamera Production
4. Running a Multicamera Production
5. Strategies from the Crew
6. Preparing for Post-Production
7. Multicamera Post-Production with Adobe Premiere Pro
8. Multicamera Post-Production with Final Cut Pro X
9. The Essentials of Live Streaming Your Multicamera Production
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