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October 12, 2016

"vMix More Efficient than Wirecast" - Jan Ozer

Lav Mic Review & Poor Man's HD Capture 

Streaming Media Magazine's streaming guru Jan Ozer reviewed vMix 17, Wirecast 7.1 and OBS in a recent article (link below). vMix 17 was rated higher than Wirecast 7.1 in every test (free trial link below). 

Tom reviews the Boya BY-M1 lav mic with favorable results (link below). 

Tom next project is to use a 8-port PoE gigabit switch as a 7-port HD video capture device with PTZ Optics cameras. He shows off the switch in this show. 

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- Tom Sinclair

Introducing Tom Sinclair's latest video streaming series aptly named "Streaming Idiots!" Tom has been a long time streaming advocate and veteran of hundreds of sports broadcasts. He brings his extensive webcasting experience to the second screen in his new series all about live video production streamed over the internet.

Join him in upcoming episodes as he stumbles through show after show, being a great example of How NOT To Do Streaming! Shows are live on Wednesday afternoons at 3 ET/8 UK/9 CET and Thursday mornings at 5 AEST.

This show was recorded live at our studios at Eastern Shore Broadcasting in Fairhope, Alabama. vMix was used on a 2nd generation i7 PC for production and, via NDI, sent to a 2nd PC for streaming at 720p and recording at 1080p.


vMix 17 is here and it is amazing. More info here and a free 60-day trial.

Then tune in to Streaming Idiots on Wednesday at 3 pm for the latest tips and tricks!

Use this link for vMix Updates, too!


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