vMix 101- Basics of Live Video Production (starting May 22)



Who should attend? Church streamers, sports streamers, talk show streamers, event streamers. Anyone who has an interest in live streaming using vMix.

Are you just getting started with vMix and need to know the basics? This class is for you.

Have you been using vMix for a while but feel like there’s so much more you don’t know. This class is for you, too.

Taught by the original Streaming Idiot, Tom Sinclair, the class will cover the basics of vMix. From the desktop layout, Inputs & Outputs, Audio & the Audio Mixer, cameras & videos, recording & streaming, chroma key and multiview, transitions and overlays, shortcuts & triggers, vMix Social & vMix Title Designer, Playlist & Multicorder, … and more.

Classes start Tuesday, May 22 at noon Eastern Time and run for six weeks.  Each class lasts 75-90 minutes and include one or more presentations, Q&A and group discussion with other class participants. Class presentations will be recorded and posted in a private Facebook group in case you miss a class or want to review a session.


Class schedule*

  • Start at the Beginning: The vMix Desktop
  • Adding Inputs: Cameras, Mics, Graphics
  • Let’s Set up a Simple Production Now
  • Digging into Inputs: 20 Different Varieties
  • Streaming to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter & Others
  • Recording
  • Graphics, Lower Thirds, Overlays
  • Green Screen/ Chroma Key
  • Outputs, NDI Outputs, & Fullscreen Outputs
  • Building on a Camera Shot with Multiview
  • Shortcuts & Triggers
  • Is This Thing on? Audio, Audio, Audio!
  • Invite Special Guests using vMix Call
  • vMix Social
  • vMix Title Designer
  • Playlist & Multicorder





















NOTE: To take the class you will need a Facebook account. To engage in the Q&A and discussion, you will need a webcam or other camera connected to your PC or laptop, a microphone and speakers/headset/ear buds.

* subject to change