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Use Streaming Online Video/Live As Source In OBS Studio

This would be possible using OBS's BrowserSource. First, find the embed code for the stream (in YouTube you can click "Share" and then "Embed"). Find the src="" and copy the URL that's inside the ...
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What's the minimum software for reliably live-streaming a conference?

The minimum software is hardware. You want specialized hardware for doing top quality live streaming encoding reliably. You could use something like the Black Magic ATEM television studio which ...
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Creating text graphics from a data feed

The obligatory ffmpeg answer (not a very good one, other answers still needed): You could feed your video through ffmpeg -vf drawtext=textfile=onscreen.txt:reload=1 With whatever other drawtext ...
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How to configure crtmpserver for live streaming?

I'm pretty sure you can use vlc to both stream and restream it. I use vlc to stream all my tv channels to all my devices(rtsp, mp4, html5). Search for vlc media player streaming like https://www....
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ffmpeg - live stream into a browser video tag (localhost only)

I think that the issue is the video tag. The video tag does not support live streaming directly, see this question on SO. Specifically: A. This answer for a technical description of what you want ...
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How does media manage to co-host a show from two continents without latency?

There are two key ways to deal with the inevitable latency of live video from the other side of the world: Ignore the video, at least for talent or guest queuing purposes. The person is fed mix-minus ...
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How to configure crtmpserver for live streaming?

If you just want a plain RTMP stream, you might look at the nginx-rtmp module which looks quite easier to set up than crtmpserver. Just a general suggestion: H.264 compression is a bit CPU-intensive, ...
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How to configure crtmpserver for live streaming?

https://net7mma.codeplex.com has a server and client implementation which is compatible with VLC and was created for exactly the scenario you cite. From the website: This project's goal is to allow ...
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Setup for including commentators in live stream (including monitoring)

When I first started doing this, I always thought it was better to give them "clean" audio as well. I've since figured out that they want to hear themselves. Also they want to hear each other, so ...
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Http Live Streaming for beginners

I would suggest you research a bit further and then refine your question. To me it seems that there is a bit of confusion in terms of the software components needed for creating a livestream. First ...
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Camcorders that can stream directly to YouTube

The "JVC GY-HM200SPU 4KCAM Compact Handheld Streaming Camcorder" claims... "When equipped with an optional Wi-Fi or 4G LTE high-speed broadband modem, the camcorder can deliver a live video stream ...
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Trim a segment of live, still-encoding H.264/FLV with ffmpeg

Keep FLV but trim using demuxer seek and duration. ffmpeg -ss 00:00:03.000 -t 00:00:01.000 -i output.flv -c copy output2.mp4 Also, skip -ss if it's 0 i.e. stream start.
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Canon 800d/T7i clean-hdmi?

Download Sparkocam and your problem will go away. I am using a T3i and a T6i for the same live steam. Your other option is remove autofocus from the lens and switch it to manual
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Camcorders that can stream directly to YouTube

You don't necessarily need a camcorder with the built-in ability to stream to YouTube, but rather, a camcorder (or any camera, really) that you can use as an input device to a computer. If you can use ...
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What's the minimum software for reliably live-streaming a conference?

I use Streaming Video Provider - they give me the platform to broadcast live and a live chat integrated to it, while streaming, so that I can chat with my viewers while lecturing. I highly recommend ...
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How to set up Paid Live Streaming event?

It depends on the level of protection you want, but no, there isn't really a good way to do it with Wordpress. You can paywall a portion of your Wordpress site, but a live stream isn't going to go ...
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Live streaming with Twitter and RSS information

You may want to look into Camtwiststudio for the mac. I work with Desert Bus for Hope doing a weeklong stream as well and we use it for just the sort of thing you're talking about. Camtwist has built-...
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Streaming live to co-hosts

You need your own stream server. The problem with services like YouTube and Twitch.TV is that your stream has to go through a lot of processing and content distribution on their end before it goes ...
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How to capture / upload videos at scheduled times

The more I thought about my requirements the more I was convinced that I needed a wifi enabled "security" camera setup than an action cam setup. I'm giving dropcam a try. It seems to satisfy all my ...
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Why is Audio and Video out of Sync during recording?

The quick answer that worked for me: do NOT save your captured video to a drive on the computer, save it to an external drive that runs at 7200 RPM (many are 5400). This problem was driving me ...
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FFMPEG RTSP -> MPEG-DASH Stops on Long Streams

Recently I've had the chance to research a bit in this area, and I've come across some rumors that ffmpeg's support for RTSP is somewhat buggy, i.e. it stops suddenly or yields mangled frames. If you ...
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Wirecast to wirecast

I would use skype from the remote location into the local computer running wirecast then use their screen capturing option to capture the skype video. The pro version of wirecast allows and input to ...
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Resize a live stream and overlay over another live stream for broadcasting

You can do this with OBS. I do it all the time. The Mac, can with OBS take the feed(s) and arrange/resize them and then stream it to Wirecast(?, but not necessary) or directly to Youtube. OBS ...
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Resize a live stream and overlay over another live stream for broadcasting

How are you routing to Wirecast? SDI/HDMI to thunderbolt? An easy solution is to get a micro/mini recorder from blackmagic and pull in that second feed directly to Wirecast through thunderbolt. Then ...
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What software is used to add animated characters to live TV?

It seems like they added this in post with a program like after effects(but this is simple enough that they could have even used a video editor). The cartoon was made in a program like after effects, ...
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Dash live streaming

I'm in a similar position to you and I suspect part of the problem is that my CPU can't transcode the stream fast enough, especially when running a player on the same machine. Check your CPU usage, ...
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starting new need help

For gear, I like this list: http://www.desktop-documentaries.com/cinematic-documentary-gear-package.html For software (I assume for editing), Premiere Pro is very capable and easygoing on beginners. ...
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Live streaming to a disk

If you’re up for building your own server, and have some coding skill, then you could look at setting up a nginx server running the RTMP extension that can capture an re-stream live or on demand video....
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Live streaming an event

Yes, you will need an HDMI capture card. If you have a modern Mac, you can make do with this $145 device that plugs into its Thunderbolt port: https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/...
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Streaming video that's being recorded?

Yes, it's possible. Open Broadcaster Software is a free multi-platform solution that I know of.
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