This post is simply a quick link search repository for the YouTube channel "Office Hours".
You can find YouTube clips for any questions discussed on Office Hours, starting from May 25th 2020 to the present. ⌘f in your browser and type in the word or phrase to look up. Once there, click on the time code for that word and you will be redirected to the specific question and answer given on that day. The Office Hours panel is made up of a variety of experts, from around the world, in various fields that relate to production, equipment, steaming, shooting and hosting in the AV field.
Questions like; What is camera shading?
What is the best and cheapest mic?
Do I need a MixPre to fix my Audio Delay?
What is an AWS LINK Elemental?
The panel also address many questions that teachers are now dealing with with remote education.
Focus on Automating ATEM with Qlab 10/03/20
Office Hours for Oct 5, 2020 - Office Hours 195
3:21 Streaming to Vimeo from ATEM mini pro (premium plan)
9:32 iPhone into ATEM mini with missing sound
10:25 Differences between Zoom Room and Meetings when being used point-to-point?
12:55 Sound going from ATEM MINI in Zoom meeting, sound is extremely low for those in meeting any suggestions?
14:48 Screen is green when using NDI
16:20 Recommended vendor for patch panel connectors
20:53 Has anyone set up Izotope's Insight 2 for doing mic levels? Does it work as well as WLM?
24:35 Anyone using the 2see usb webcam? How do the 4 microphones work?
29:12 Audio chains with people coming in on separate machines
38:07 Livestreaming Sunday Mass, from one week to the other my audio delay changes. Sometimes it's as much as 1400 msec.
41:00 Can ATEM mini do multiple video input overlays on top of the main video input?
41:56 Zoom streams video at 640x360, if some one with Zoom Rooms enter, does it increase your stream resolution to 1080P?
47:06 Mokose cameras - Any reports of the bit rate in HD and 4K, and is there a flat profile?
48:32 Has anyone experimented with using NGINX as a recorder for the Atem mini Pro?
49:12 What is the best way to bring another church in existing church zoom?
54:30 For Alex's talkbacks, how are you routing the matrix outputs to individual zoom panelists?
55:04 Has anyone tested on-prem Zoom servers?
55:35 @Grant Did you need an additional account that takes gallery audio back into the breakout room for participant questions?
56:40 Has anyone tested or deployed the new breakout rooms in WebEx?
57:28 Define "Screen Scrape"
58:58 Alex should look at BubbleBee's lav Mounting accessories
59:17 Talk more about the input and output routing possibilities using Sound Devices units
1:00:00 Run ATEM with QLab
Focus on Education 10/03/20
Office Hours for Oct 3, 2020 - Office Hours 193
2:03 What is the deal with Input 1 on the ATEM
5:19 Using Companion for ATEM Mini Pro. How do I add functions (i.e?), HotKeys on a second computer?
6:30 Trying to produce shows using zoom what would be a good piece of gear or software to be able to bring in graphics and roll?
11:28 USB interface with separate mixer, or USB mixer?
12:12 Zoom cloud recordings, what does "AVO" and "GVO" mean?
13:39 Remote outdoor site with only city WiFi and cell phone LTE available. Which would you pick?
18:17 Zoom Sharing Content from 2nd Camera with "Optimize Share for Video Clip" gives you consistent 1080p/30fps on business accounts?
27:49 Blackmagic CC 6k, what is the battery life and does the 6k work well in low-light?
35:47 Common pain points of popular graphics playout systems?
40:04 Good Zoom alternative if Zoom goes down
44:43 I've been filming hummingbirds at 240fps my iPhone, using Filmic Pro and Filmic Remote. Is there a Multicam shoot app?
46:13 What do folks recommend for ND Filters for shooing in 4K wide open f /1.4 or f/2.8
50:03 Thoughts on ATEM mini to BlueJeans?
50:42 OpenDNS or Cloudflare?
51:25 Anyone use Showflow studio
52:50 Zoom seems to really be avoiding GPU on the Mac and hammering CPU Why?
55:10 Ecamm interview Beta feature?
55:42 Logitech Brio - What to do to tweak?
59:59 Focus on Education
Focus on Education 10/02/20
Office Hours for Oct 2, 2020 - Office Hours 192
2:00 Deconstructing the Microsoft Surface Event Video
12:44 Trusted "go-to" external SSD that is recommended for anything from use with the ATEM mini pro to the Pocket 4k/6k to the Atomos Ninja V?
18:06 Is there a reason technical OR political that the next presidential debate could not be done virtually?
19:45 Has anyone ever made a ticker with live text/data feed scrolling across the bottom?
21:50 ISO (in search of) an inexpensive DANTE enabled Talkback microphone for musicians
26:02 Zoom randomly stopped receiving audio from my chain.
33:28 Comments on process from the Mandalorian Documentary
43:39 Will Alex’s “Office Pod” be technically indistinguishable from his “Home Pod” eventually?
44:28 Warm white or cool white. What do you recommend?
46:37 Are you guys hearing yourselves through your buds or cans, or just the feed, mix minus style?
47:55 Has anyone seen "Summit events" interactive Virtual Conference software app?
51:41 What is Alex using to keep his two T5 SSD's synced to each other or to same Master Source?
53:51 MixPre II, anyone experienced USB connection issues?
55:15 Share FOH large screen prompter setups from previous jobs? (Confidence monitors)
57:27 Timecode into a BMPCC 6K mic input from my MixPre-10 II using BNC Timecode out with issues.
59:40 What do you think are the things that conference centers can do now to change their business model?
1:03:00 What niche should a small operation (crew of two) stake out in this new micro-broadcasting era?
1:04:14 Document for the Discord with the list of his suggested “film class” movies and the recommended content?
1:04:50 Focus on Education
Sound Summit Watch Party 10/01/20
Today, we're doing a Watch Party of the Sound Devices Sound Summit.
Office Hours for Oct 1, 2020 - Office Hours 191
4:30 Duration of views being more important than number of viewers, what metrics, if any, are available on Zoom?
8:45 If you were going to build out a studio from scratch today what path would you take?
26:00 Has anyone on the panel used the new GoPro Hero 9 yet?
27:19 what was the inexpensive lighting that Rosco Jones talked about yesterday?
29:00 Inexpensive long throw lens for a 75' to 95' foot throw.
37:15 "Follow feature" in FCPX. Can you tell us how this works?
39:06 Sync issues with Hasmukh video
46:20 Can Kev lead a discussion of the Google event and the new products
52:23 What shots get jump cuts, and what gets mix?
56:15 More on Zoom metrics
57:00 Recommended workflow for streaming an event in multiple languages?
1:00:00 More questions, then Watch party
Focus on Q&A 9/30/20
Office Hours for Sept 30, 2020 - Office Hours 190
3:22 Laura Seal made a great Office Hours promo video. It's on Discord
5:30 How is Blackmagic Design's support? If a switcher breaks today with a show tomorrow do they have advance replacement?
16:00 Anyone used a Shadow cloud VM (shadow.tech) to run vMix?
17:15 Brio won't focus well
19:05 Turning Original Sound on and off in Zoom: is that simply turning Zoom's echo cancellation on and off, or is it doing more?
21:04 The Zoom out of time message last night
23:46 Pyle-Pro PMHMS20. What am I plugging in the mini XLR plug in order to use it with a Macbook Pro 16"?
25:40 Which portal devices support the zoom room?
28:35 Anyone use the openGear products and can share experiences?
35:48 I thought the API key for captioning was specifically for Webcaptioner.com. I thought this was for automatic captions, no?
37:00 Audio and video solutions (USB) for large rooms with desks and chairs that can be moved around?
42:53 I am not able to see my MacBook on the atem mini pro connected the usb-c to usb any suggestions?
47:50 Audio issues with Mix Pre II to Zoom using AUX channels to guests.
49:45 Can anyone identify the microphones used by the Sports Broadcasters in the Apple TV+ show Ted Lasso?
53:21 Best lav mic for iPhone under $100?
56:29 Recommendation on inexpensive one side ear pieces to go along with a Polsen BCPM-1 In-Ear Monitor Amplifier
58:48 What resolution and fps do the panel see for their upstream from Zoom?
1:00:00 More Q&A
Focus on Education 9/29/20
Office Hours for Sept 28, 2020 - Office Hours 189
00:18 Online music lessons over Zoom using multiple mics. Student end sound not great.
4:44 In Zoom, does 'High Fidelty Music Mode' also devote more bandwidth to audio when screen sharing?
7:50 What is the application that is behind Mukana?
8:52 Make/Model and link for Stewart's new light?
11:30 Live production today and need to send hosts to Zoom and feed the guest audio back (no in-ear monitor). What's the best way to route audio for Zoom?
18:25 Yesterday during the Zoom 1080p discussion Chris Fenwick was going to "expand" on the discussion but then decided to move on. I'm curious where he was going with that discussion?
22:38 Guy Cochran: Did you ever find anyone to run your 3D Printed ATEM Mini Stands?
27:33 What does ATEM stand for
28:49 Use an IEM to hear myself as well as other participants in a zoom meeting when the camera and microphone run through an ATEM mini?
33:20 On board battery light for camera with budget
38:40 Preferred vendor for stable and reliable memory cards?
43:20 Settings to improve the audio in the Zoom desktop version also available on a mobile device?
44:44 Jason: Have you tested the Mokose camera?
49:14 Can Guy Cochran and John Ittelson talk about their portal applications?
55:00 More questions for second hour.
Focus on Education 9/28/20
Office Hours for Sept 28, 2020 - Office Hours 188
0:00:00 - Intro
0:02:49 - Second hour on sports graphics? And How to
0:04:38 - Lower thirds and bugs & overlays
0:06:00 - Tangent - Chris wants a second hour Discussion on converting client PDFs to a usable format
0:12:17 - Video mixers with HDMI and USB that work with Logitech cameras - YoloBox
0:17:06 - A good example of using vmix in the cloud
0:20:15 - How to get Facebook portal audio into Zoom
0:28:58 - How to get a sharp screen share in Zoom
0:33:41 - Play out be software on raspberry pie to emulate hyper deck mini emulator
0:36:34 - Discussion on good morning America about the audio and video sync issues
0:42:19 - What is Qlab
0:49:20 - Has anyone updated BlackMagic ATM software 8.5
0:50:18 - Has anyone updated there iPad to IOS 14 for iPad
0:51:16 - Vmix versus Vstream in the cloud
0:54:15 - Is Vmix good for recording presentations and adding lower thirds
0:56:00 - Allowing Vmix call through corporate VPN
0:57:38 - Radio man software S.48
1:02:10 - Pop-up Wi-Fi - what is it
1:04:02 - Zoom issue with car Bluetooth
1:08:41 - AJA bridge live
1:11:43 - Using Zoom with Mac and a PC - Why?
1:15:18 - How to create a chapter based playlist for an audio file
1:18:28 - Best private lifestream - AWS or Vimeo premium?
1:26:39 - Newman Microsoft team features – good or bad?
1:28:18 - Any data on the autonomous delivery box don’t reached destination
1:29:09 - Chris off-topic 😱 - discuss Jason as expert witness
1:30:00 - AudioBox personas sound Interface issue with Zoom
1:34:06 - Panelist how do you control the cables on your desk?
1:40:47 - Using Qlab - Best HDMI camera into ATEM
1:47:39 - Zoom video quality
Focus on Education 9/25/20
Office Hours for Sept 25, 2020 - Office Hours 185
3:20 Suggestions on a decent USB desktop microphone under $100
10:49 What is the best and easiest FREE video editing software available on Mac and on Windows, separately?
19:25 I'm looking for a complete wireless system for both mic and IEM's. Recommendations?
28:23 How many panelists that are using ATEMs, are also using software like OBS, mimolive etc...?
29:40 Recommendations for a budget overhead HDMI cam?
35:00 What is a Windows OS equivalent to MacOS QuickTime for simple recording of webcam/mic for presenter to check themselves?
38:07 USB-A adapter to plug in 3.5mm analog headphone/earbuds with built-in microphone - I think you call that TRRS? Needs to work on Windows and Mac
41:15 What is this “story boarding” thing?
46:39 Good final cut pro tutorials?
52:25 BMD Hyperdeck Studio Mini: how do set to single playback mode?
57:12 What recommendations exist for in-ear monitors?
1:03:00 Focus on Education
Focus on Q&A 9/24/20
Office Hours for Sept 24, 2020 - Office Hours 184
4:38 Ideal audio and video "chain" for zoom meetings, what would it be and how would it be better than what you have now?
10:45 Now that the group has fully vetted the Pyle headset mic, is it still considered the best bang for the buck?
19:18 Ideal connectors for output of a mixer into 1/8" mic jack on the ATEM Mini Pro?
25:42 Is there any difference in the way Zoom Meetings and Webinars manage outgoing streams?
31:28 Using Mimolive: display 6 world clocks on the same screen during breaks
37:45 Will VR only be used for virtual tours (real estate) for the most part or will cinematic VR thrive?
44:22 What would you say is the most important skill to learn about the new way of doing business in our new online meeting world?
50:26 Now that the single ear Pyle are sold out, what is the best solution?
52:37 working on a bunch of clips where the talent has been shot in shadow and a sunlit day behind. Ways to fix?
56:36 What are some good tools for photogrammetry to scan a whole room with the least amount of cleanup afterwards?
59:07 Using the Pyle mic with the Sabrent USB adapter I find I'm not getting enough level...I'd like more headroom. Is the Techrise a better option?
1:00:00 More Q&A
** SECOND HOUR ** Certain 2nd hour events will be available on YouTube. You definitely want to be on the Zoom Webinar to be sure you can watch these experts talk.
Focus on Office Hours 9/23/2020
Office Hours for Sept 23, 2020 - Office Hours 183
3:00 Tribute to Mike Andrews
9:03 MixPre-3 II input frequency within the "Audio MIDI Setup" app: should it be 44.1 or 48 kHz for Zoom?
11:35 ATEM Mini for switching on iPad
14:19 What has changed in desktop Mukana with Improved video option?
15:13 When moving over to screen share on Zoom, what's the best way to make the transition cleaner?
21:00 Alex shows how to create a countdown clock in Motion
46:15 What are the most common uses for a Stream Deck other than with the ATEM?
48:57 Might it also be possible to produce a “best of” reel of Mike quotes?
49:35 Does the ATEM Media Pool (TVS Pro 4k) support short video clips, or just stills? Max duration? With sound?
50:25 A good web directory of global and local streaming events that has daily updates?
54:13 What is the workaround for sizing the iPad output to HDMI so it fits 16:9 on my ATEM mini
57:30 Ned a demo from an ATEM power use of what a lot of these buttons do?
58:40 With the new Azure Communication SDK. Would you use that for bringing in People Remotly ?
1:03:30 More questions for hour 2
Focus on Education Saturdays 9/18/20
Office Hours for Sept 19, 2020 - Office Hours 179
3:57 Perils of neon in a video
5:42 Why did Alex switch from DPA 4066 to the Countryman H6
8:37 Remote Attendees Kits being sent to Emmy participants
15:50 High Fidelity music mode in Zoom
20:00 LiveU vs. Teradek Link Pro
25:50 Beta 87a, AT 4040, Rode NTG2, which might be best for recording a grand piano?
35:53 iMovie or Lumafusion for my iPhone?
37:44 Great way to test audio for Zoom meetings
39:45 Isopropyl alcohol in a spray bottle safe for cleaning microphones between each use for multiple singers?
40:53 Atmos sounds amazing on the iPad Pro. Is there a good Atmos system for use with a laptop computer?
44:53 Good Polling questions
47:05 Weather Channel often places a reporter standing in 80 mph winds, but we hear almost nothing of the storm. How are they doing this?
49:30 Thoughts on the Zoom U-22. U24, U44 mini sized mixers versus the Zoom H6?
50:07 Suggestions for mic/audio online rental houses for testing equipment
51:30 Headset/lav mic would you you recommend to plug directly into the ATEM Mini Pro
53:26 Turning a coffee table book into a video with sound and music?
59:00 Does anyone use Beta87A for other than vocals
59:29 Good USB Hub
1:00:05 Apps to edit Atmos Sound
1:01:30 Alternatives to the Nanlite MixPanel 60
1:03:09 Focus on Education
Focus on Luma-Touch LumaFusion 9/17/20
Office Hours for Sept 17, 2020 - Office Hours 177
Lumafusion (@Luma Touch ) is an iPad video editing app. Today, we have Terri Morgan show us the app, and best ways to use it, along with answering questions as always.
Get LumaFusion: https://luma-touch.com/lumafusion-for...
3:22 Anyone use Touch Portal?
4:50 Zoom to Facebook connection issue, saying 2 streams occuring
14:06 Has anybody figure out how you can consistently join multiple times with the same Zoom account?
14:46 Question on 2nd hours
15:50 Explain like I'm 5: Camcorder color/exposure settings: White Balance; Color Temperature; Shading; etc.
22:40 Any options for free basic alternative to QLab?
24:30 Recommendations for long HDMI (~100'). Camcorder to ATEM Mini. Reliability is important (but inexpensive is nice). One directional is fine.
26:50 Recommended resource for learning the Zoom Room interface?
32:49 Streaming to more than one service, would it be better stream here, or use restream.io?
36:03 Explain like I'm fifty: Camcorder color/exposure settings: White Balance; Color Temperature; Shading; etc.
39:24 GoPro 9
41:56 How was Office Hours started?
52:40 Take on Triller
54:10 Switcher Studio thoughts
55:25 Tripod for GoPro for Time lapse
57:55 What happened on Tuesday with no YouTube
58:40 Terri Morgan and LumaFusion
Focus on Rick Sammon on All Things Photography
Office Hours for Sept 16, 2020 - Office Hours 176
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3:27 What is a good microphone for 100.00
7:10 Opinions on Apple announcement (production of the event)
12:00 Recommended software for editing Zoom software
13:22 Live streaming classical concerts
18:20 How would you push an external live stream into a Zoom Meeting? IE watch party
31:05 Establishing or promoting meeting etiquette
32:50 Apple update anticipation
36:25 Like to know more about the green room process getting guests ready to go live.
37:52 Looking to purchase an outdoor PTZ camera for High School Sports coverage. Considering the BirdDog Eyes A200
40:00 Can someone explain Network Service Order Mac and PC?
42:42 Is there an OH link to share with an educator?
43:01 How many folks on the panel are running macOS Catalina, any major issues?
46:18 When would you not use POE power? Or are POE injectors a good solution in most situations?
48:05 What is the best way, either wired or wireless, to connect the internet to another building 200 feet away?
53:20 The XAir 18 is able to deal with latency. Anyone know how to do that?
54:09 Can anyone share their experience with Open Sound Control (OSC)?
54:35 Has anyone here heard of, or used JackTrip?
1:00:34 Rick Sammon on Photography
Focus on Upcoming Second Hour Topics 9/14/20
Office Hours for Sept 14, 2020 - Office Hours 174
3:17 Thoughts of NVIDIA buying ARM - Are we going to see Macs with NVIDIA graphics inside?
4:58 Interviewed on Instagram - any way to use something other than my phone? Yellow Duck? Bluestacks did not work.
9:00 Can you share more use cases with FiLMic pro?
10:45 Streaming to Facebook causes Internet speed to reduce to under 2 MBps (in Australia).
14:15 Can we record the soundcheck?
15:06 What is a MixPre and why do I need it with an ATEM mini?
16:55 What software would you recommend to find and remove duplicate files on a Mac?
18:15 Short tutorial on the basics of video switching on an ATEM (TVS Pro 4k).
23:52 HDMI splitter for adding monitoring to an HDMI KVM switcher
25:50 Reasonably priced shotgun mic mostly for recording voice from 15 to 20 feet.
27:52 Microphones outside, do foam covers or a deadcat (windjammer) work better for wind suppression?
30:17 Is there a way to get ATEM Mini Pro to keep media between power cycles?
30:56 Does anyone on the panel use PremierPro on the Mac? Why do you use it rather than FinalCut?
33:04 Main differences between PCIe GPU and a dedicated hardware encoder (Elemental)? When would you choose one or the other?
37:18 Options for Internet access to live stream in the field where hard line are not available (under $1k)?
43:49 ReStream vs StreamYard?
46:32 Symmetrix voice processor. What does the voice symmetry button do?
48:30 Text streaming causes more CPU usage over image graphics
52:04 What are Sky and Alex using for their background?
53:26 Does anyone have any experience with "Evenium" online platform for polling and Q&A?
54:49 Do clients request a written transcription of the audio? What software/hardware do you use?
1:00:50 Version of MiMo Live are you using
1:01:20 How are you using a teleprompter?
1:02:33 Using a overlay slide to bring in a presenter
1:03:55 NFL noise pumped into stadiums thoughts?
1:22:30 Second Hour - What's working, what's not?
Saturday Focus on Education 9-12-20
Office Hours for Sept 12, 2020 - Office Hours 172
2:53 Experience with OpenReel
7:03 What happened to Alex' Bane mask?
9:41 Once in awhile I get a message from Zoom that my internet is unstable. Is that maybe because I am using WiFi?
15:02 Has anyone used a Sanken CS-M1 4" Compact Shotgun Microphone? sound quality?
16:40 Statistics for connections in Zoom rooms
18:39 When someone in a Zoom meeting has a poor connection, sometimes a host will have everyone turn off their camera. Is this a solution?
21:07 Does the panel think Plural Eyes is worth the cost? What are the alternatives?
23:26 Managing Mukana experience with Zoom and Discord
25:27 Zoom ID bug where Meeting ID is invalid
27:37 For Office Hours, should I be getting better quality on YouTube than I am as an attendee in Zoom?
28:55 Alex' Twitch experiment update
35:25 Izotope Ozone 9 Advanced vs Fabfilter Total Bundle
37:40 Ethernet cable for Zoom?
43:00 Descript can edit an audio file by changing text in a transctipt. Are there automatic editing programs that you would recommend?
44:30 Capture card would the group recommend for connecting a DSLR and/or mirrorless camera for streaming?
46:30 Correct wide angle distortion (Fisheye) with the VDO360? I'm tired of seeing my head look like it's inflated.
48:15 Rolls MS112 XLR Switch doesn't seem to accept phantom power. The manual seems to be a bit vague on if it supports it. Is my unit defective?
49:28 Suggestions on a good Grip/AC belt to easily carry tools with a low profile closure that doesn’t dig in as much?
51:00 The new Office Hours discord link opens a valid version of discord. Does a link from a past day open a valid version of Discord?
53:20 Have you found any sub $1k lens for Blackmagic 6K that's (pleasantly) surprised you at that price point?
56:30 Mukana: Has the number of characters available for Recent Qs changed again?
1:01:15 Mukana: Unlock questions in chat?
1:02:17 Focus on Education for Saturday
Focus on Education 9-11-20
Office Hours for Sept 11, 2020 - Office Hours 171
3:53 My client wants to live stream to Multiple channels at the same time. What is possible
15:55 Recommend an audio spectrum meter that will work in Audio Hijack?
18:35 Random audio freeze during screen share
21:03 I'd like to run my Rode PodMic directly into the ATEM but I can't figure out what cable should be used.
23:11 Bring in 2 to 3 roving cameras (and audio) via NDI, tethered via SDI or Ethernet cables (might be up to 300 ft), or other?
29:18 Re-purposing landscape video into vertical
31:06 Setting up a audio kit with Blue Cat Plugin script
33:00 Is there a service that lets me see comments from YouTube, Facebook at the same time
36:04 Cheaper 4K video cameras
39:11 Wireless camera for piping into Zoom running on iPhone/iPad?
42:25 Thoughts on the news that Facebook is getting stricter with restrictions and bans on music live streams from October.
49:23 Using WiFi 6 and 6e in production
51:15 Opening Zoom using terminal "open -n"?
52:14 Low cost webcam alternative if using FiLMic Pro with HDMI out
53:40 iPad apps for ATEM mini
54:35 2:1 vs 16:9
57:40 Review Zoom update features
59:00 Mixer with ATEM mini
1:00:45 Muting the mic options
1:01:23 Old iPhone model will work as a camera
1:01:55 What do you say to a client when they say they want an A+ event in Zoom?
1:03:08 Cheaper Elgato multi-mount with extension
1:05:00 Focus on Education
Focus on Peter Himmelman 9/10/20
Office Hours for Sept 10, 2020 - Office Hours 170
Peter Himmelman joins us for the second hour to talk production and play some music Check out Peter's music here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWv4...
3:25 Strategies for recording Zoom Breakout Rooms?
8:26 When using ATEM for lower thirds, would it be better to use LUMA key or Chroma?
15:20 Best Happy (Social) hour platform
19:42 BMPCC 6k that outputs letterbox 17:9 to my ATEM Mini. Is it possible to remove the bars from my input?
21:00 Platform to "Watch Party"
23:55 I bought the Wave Audio content creators kit, any recommendations on what to get for my free plugins?
24:50 Chris Fenwick share how he made his SL\CE Bug
27:40 Can Mickey talk through how he did the side by side double spotlight?
32:27 Setting up a remote studio to studio connection. SRT? I am using vMIX
34:42 What is the source of USB audio issues?
36:55 Where should I place my DSLR camera on iMac for proper eye alignment?
39:35 Does anyone know if there is still any software out there for dvd authoring?
40:58 Looking for suggestion to turn me external mic on and off for Zoom
42:43 Is there a correctly Closed Caption & encoded MP4 file I could refer to?
47:15 Recommend a basic video editor for students that runs on Amdroid phones?
48:12 Running apps in VM, how to do you handle the licensing of the Windows guest OS?
48:44 Mukana question
50:02 Experience with Millicast
51:33 Playback interactive DVD ISO files on tablet/phone solution?
52:10 Are you using a phone with the new Filmic Clean Out
52:33 Video playback via Zoom screen sharing function, is there a preferred video format?
53:54 Thoughts on moving NAB to October
54:45 Has anyone used the AUKEY FHD 1080p Webcam?
55:00 Which camera would you recommend getting for better video to match iPhone 11?
58:00 Peter Himmelman
Focus on FiLMiC Pro with Eliot Fitzroy
Office Hours for Sept 9, 2020 - Office Hours 169
3:19 Hasmukh talks about a town meeting he did
4:50 Alex talks about his experience as an attendee of Office Hours
6:24 Final cut Pro X documentary, is this like iMovie Pro like they said?
18:15 Mickey's Audio Hijack chain change
22:33 Why doesn't the computer camera not be able to control a webcam?
26:40 A video playlist + countdown technique that holds frame 1 as preview into a Zoom webinar
29:11 Which devices support Zoom 5.2.2?
31:08 Organizing YouTube channel: Brand account vs. personal, playlists, and more
37:56 Where did Mickey get his plugins
38:44 Grainy and low guality from a Sony a5100 to ATEM Mini
40:52 How to unplug a headset microphone when in a Zoom call
44:35 Can a Mac mini be used with older version of Davinci Resolve
45:45 Using a software solution for event video production
51:15 Telephone options removed in 5.2.3?
52:13 Anyone use an Ultrawide monitor?
53:08 What are viewer/listener counts in Zoom, Mukana
53:45 Is Zoom gallery limited to 25 per screen with
54:26 Recommmendataions for a church livestream setup (BMDCC 4k with 100mm lens)
55:36 Followup on YouTube
56:24 Clear Cache button or feature in Zoom
57:40 Hasmukh thanks the community of Office Hour
59:59 Eliot Fitzroy on FiLMiC
Focus on Audio 9/08/20
Office Hours for Sept 9, 2020 - Office Hours 168
4:00 Setting up for a home office. What to keep in mind for audio/video with podcast
9:26 What should audio meters show when a mic is open and no talking
14:44 Pyle on Shure wireless, recommendations on TA4F to XLR adapter
18:05 Panel opinion on IBC live feed
30:43 Video causing oversaturation of red in vMix
35:20 What on-camera menu settings for ATEM, BMDCC6K for Zoom calls
40:00 Checking in on a student through the computer
44:29 Audio / lyrics overlay for a church cast
52:50 What caused Mickey's MixPre to fail?
54:39 What video resolution does Microsoft Teams deliver?
56:49 Thoughts on uses for CineForm
1:05:00 Audio questions
Focus on More Coffee Videos 9/7/20
Office Hours for Sept 7, 2020 - Office Hours 167
1:55 24-27 inch monitor for photo editing
7:43 Victor - How did QLab switching go.
10:45 How to connect to Zoom rooms automatically
12:25 App for iPhone or iPad as webcam for PC
14:02 Format in BMCC 6K RAW or Pro-Res?
18:54 NVidia cleanup
19:30 iPad to ATEM
23:58 Why do you change your audio chain?
27:46 How to enter in Chapter indexing
28:45 Excess of earbuds exacerbate effects of Tinnitus
34:39 Logitech capture software for 2 cameras
35:25 Adding images from media pool into ATEM. Should I use Keynote for a forward option?
36:35 App to clean up output of iPad to HDMI
37:20 Display profile do you use for best color correction
39:03 Way to add an iPad into the ATEM to add a meter to adjust participants sound
39:41 Coffee Videos
Focus on Final Cut Pro Updates, Coffee Video Challenge 9/5/20
Office Hours for Sept 5, 2020 - Office Hours 165
4:39 Zoom second stream option bandwidth happen locally, or at Zoom server?
6:13 Monitoring audio from multiview monitor?
8:30 Podcast publishing programs do you like?
12:44 Hymm music into service
17:06 How is WLM setup and chain into streaming software
20:04 Green room solution for an event
26:04 Will Zoom recording locally have more consistant material?
35:42 Can a wireless pack be reversed to send audio to headphones?
41:40 App to watch the camera feed. What brands are out there?
43:44 Zoom splitting to make a video wall.
46:30 Will several logitech Brio into USB hub work?
48:50 Issues with Wirecast 14
50:35 WebRTC and external switchers overcoming issues on device choice in Chrome, Firefox
59:23 Book or chart with keyboard shortcuts
59:42 New Zoom feature thoughts
1:00:59 How many techs needed for Zoom breakout rooms
1:02:10 Quicktime screen recorder with audio in Mac
1:07:50 Monitoring recording audio feed during an event in another room
1:08:00 Coffee Video Film Festival
1:59:59 Focus on Education
2:59:59 Final Cut Pro Updates
Focus on Education 9/4/20
Office Hours for Sept 4, 2020 - Office Hours 164
3:53 What does ISO mean?
7:31 Real Names vs. Anonymous
15:10 Bandwidth caps, can you downgrade video in Zoom?
18:37 iPad Pro mount
22:12 What Zoom package you need for Zoom Rooms?
25:00 Need setup for a 15'x15' conference room
33:47 Differences in audio/video quality of Zoom SDK vs. Zoom client
34:16 Record slides and self at same time
36:04 Anti-glare or non-reflective material for large flat screens?
38:01 Which iZotope filters are good for mixing interviews for TV
38:46 Tripod solution for adjustable desk
42:20 Alex and Leo lived in Sonoma, can you talk about it?
44:20 Good options for recording music on iPhone
47:37 PlutoTV as a streaming media alternative?
51:47 Configuration of Countryman microphones
53:55 What prep do I need for being on Microsoft Teams
56:12 Power surge recommendations
58:52 Mukana video not there
1:00:00 Focus on Education
Focus on the Panel: The Official Introductions to the Office Hours Panel 9/3/20
Office Hours for Sept 3, 2020 - Office Hours 163
3:53 Which is your preferred software - vMix or OBS?
11:28 What teleprompt software for iPhone/iPad that is voice actuated?
19:08 Does Livestream to/from China require 2 separate systems?
25:42 Teleprompter 2nd hour
26:08 Preferred size of a Multiview monitor/program feed for crew
29:05 Mukana question - need a host-accepted answers
29:40 Special way to package equipment kits to remote interviewees
32:40 Comments on StreamYard
36:10 Teardown of Telestrator
36:58 Do Canon Cameras work in Zoom
39:13 Obscuring names - Final Cut Pro Blur, or other options?
42:00 Prompter refraction capture performance
45:39 Countryman mic link
46:12 Do you need 48kHz to use the Zoom 48kHz
46:51 Brother P-Touch label printer over Bluetooth question
48:55 Microsoft Teams and Skype stopped working with Virtual camera
50:22 What's the use of an EDID manager like Dr. HDMI?
52:10 Shading of a BMPCC 4k or 6K work if Pro is being used without a computer
53:14 Arrange the monitor to keep the screen in view while eyes look into the camera
54:40 Barry's Sync problem fixes in ATEM mini
58:13 Experience capturing with the Insta360 go camera
1:00:00 The Panelist Profiles
Focus on Cinematic Camera Builds with Chris Summers 9/02/20
Office Hours for Sept 2, 2020 - Office Hours 162
4:23 Bleeping over sound reduction
9:27 NVIDIA Event thoughts
15:06 Camcorder stabilizers
17:28 Anyone using Google Meet and have microphone drop out?
23:55 Stability of SwitchResX
26:45 Bring an iPad screen into an ATEM
28:06 Is pinning now fixed?
33:04 Why choose Cloud Production
36:27 How do you secure your connections for events
38:35 Did Zoom let you lock panelists in place
41:03 Cheap teleprompter for under 100
43:35 Suggestions for tutorials when talent is reading off a teleprompter
46:28 Microphone recommendations for field recording with a MixPre
47:50 Where do the electric mics get the power?
48:25 What does "We edited it in the camera" mean
49:30 Recommendations for one-ear overhead headphones
49:51 Any videotelephony looking to come forward and beat out Zoom?
50:55 Experience with Blackboard.com
52:23 Virtual concert - how would you set it up
53:55 Avoid reflected light from chromakey
54:52 How will color grading industry be affected by the work from home life
56:16 Zoom breeakout rooms question
57:27 Ambient mics for IEM
58:30 iPhone 11 to ATEM mini pro update
59:05 Are teachers and schools ready to control bad actors in Zoom classrooms
1:01:22 Chris Summers on Cinema Rigs
Focus on Sound Editing with Mike Moeding 9/1/20
Office Hours for Sept 1, 2020 - Office Hours 161
4:06 Thoughts on new Zoom options 5.2.2
7:15 Why Discord over Slack
13:35 Panasonic announced PTZ cameras with 4K/60fps, NDI, and SRT announced. Thoughts?
17:19 When is Scopes tutorial happening
17:50 Zoom vs. Big Blue Button
22:08 Is OTT a mature platform now?
38:45 Why don't you use the windscreen for Pyle microphones
39:40 Desktop vs app design
40:50 Reference the various codecs used
42:39 Removing lighting issues in DaVinci Resolve
43:38 Anyone working with Api.video for livestreaming
44:15 USDZ will be good for complex models?
49:15 Quick breakdown for DANTE, SCORPIO, MixPre are and do
50:57 Has Zoom suggest any brand name hardware
52:01 Zoom sync issues for post-productions
54:27 Thoughts on Red Komodo
55:28 Planning to integrate Zoom into Mukana?
55:40 Roland VR50HD thoughts
57:53 Zoom high fidelity also impact sharing computer sound
58:21 Is Courtney's Emmy sitting on top of a Victrola?
1:00:00 Michael Moeding Talks audio
Focus on Ruthless Reviews 8/31/20
Office Hours for Aug 31, 2020 - Office Hours 160
4:50 Cameras to use with ATEM Mini low/high price
19:05 How do I use my iPad as a program feed for a teleprompter
21:44 XLR to USB cables - instances to use?
24:12 Update on the 8 machine vMix setup
28:00 What is OBS?
30:45 Budget friendly LAN server sending audio multicast from HDMI to IP
40:45 George shares a quick process using for Zoom ISO
43:41 How can I diagnose a vMix shut down
45:22 Magix Music Maker the PC equivellanct
46:00 Correcting color with different cameras
48:33 Can Pyle be squished for child heads
51:20 Difference between Microphone Bias and Phantom Power
53:13 VMA thoughts
54:57 Putting text on screen with keying (Ingredients on screen)
56:47 Protocol for logo bug placement
59:19 Real time mark up of a participant's video image in Zoom
1:00:11 Virtual sound check on a digital mixer
1:03:09 Question on speed stream in vMix
1:04:15 Explaination of the term "Mike Bias Voltage"
1:04:45 Ruthless Reviews
Saturday Focus on Education 8/29/20
Office Hours for Aug 29, 2020 - Office Hours 158
3:08 Mid range budget ear piece that doesn't fall out
13:22 Hardware/Software the panel uses
44:03 When will Mukana be available for purchase
44:28 What background is Alex using
46:49 Do news casters use boom arms
56:06 Why would you have an all-white studio
59:05 Idea focal length for a webcam
1:02:20 Singer needs limiter and compressor
1:05:35 How important is it to set up your production business
1:12:43 What helps to provide viewer community and interaction
1:19:56 Features do you use for Blackmagic web presenter to Studio camera
1:21:38 Are kits to be returned
1:24:50 Override the auto timeout of a Nikon camera
1:27:11 Mukana event ID
1:27:37 Audio process chain
1:29:53 How do you use Zoom video filters
1:34:41 Comparison of Drone cameras
1:59:00 Focus on Education
Focus on Education Fridays 8/28/20
Office Hours for Aug 28, 2020 - Office Hours 157
2:45 How do you store your gear
11:34 How do you make TikTok video
16:43 Using an iPhone in Zoom
18:35 PTZ control from Panasonic to ATEM
24:42 Can a host unmute guests after the new security update
27:42 Teranex on the ATEM TV Studio 4K effect channel out
30:12 Does office hours have different video quality between Zoom, YouTube, and others
31:50 Inventory control system for gear
36:46 Are EF lenses on Blackmagic a good investment?
38:05 NewBlueFX streaming software
38:50 Testing upload resolution for meetings
39:55 Audio is ahead of the video in YouTube
47:00 Which specs are important for preamps for MixPre 6
48:30 Will MixPre3 help clear audio for recording or streaming
51:20 Alternative to G streamer
52:19 Reprise the conversation in pre-show about Game of Thrones being dark.
54:11 Did anyone try to sneakily join Office Hours to sell things. How do you handle that?
55:26 Compare streamlabs and OBS
57:35 Comments on Joe Rogan chain
59:21 Thoughts on Streamyard
1:00:25 Is there a Office Hours job board?
1:00:50 Friday Focus on Education
Focus on Questions and Answers for 8/27/20
Office Hours for Aug 27, 2020 - Office Hours 156
3:52 Will Victor publish eCamm 2nd hour
5:11 Is the sync issue with ATEM mini across all models
9:50 Stas app for MacOS
10:40 Video making video for iOS and Android
13:25 Sync issue coming from routing audio through camera with HDMI
14:25 What adapter to Pyle mic into MixPre
15:00 Application Phil was showing to evaluate sweep
15:19 Using the Sienna AppleTV app to NDI
17:07 Remote zoom and focus NDI cameras
17:55 Audio sync test 2nd hour
19:25 Integrated hardware sytle switchers use NDI?
20:08 Tips and techniques for reporters for hurricaine
22:24 How to Gather Windows in Zoom
23:20 2nd hour suggestion
23:54 Experience with Pixellot camera systems
25:50 Requirements to joining the panel
28:00 Does Alex still do teardowns
31:05 Integrated graphics vs descret for teachers?
34:54 Do you run mixed-platform setups and how to integrate between the two
37:26 Which situations would you use SDI or NDI
41:40 Control ATEM mini and 4K on one computer
42:52 Desktop mini shotgun to put on a desk with shock mount
45:53 Reduce wind noise when using a headset mic
47:50 All digital audio chain
58:11 Best way to solve audio/video delay issues
1:00:33 Crumplepop tips
1:02:42 Livestream platform from China to US
1:04:33 Where is Patreon Show Up
Focus on Camera Apps on Set with Chris Summers 8/26/20
Office Hours for Aug 26, 2020 - Office Hours 155
3:34 What Chris Fenwick has been up to yesterday with Final Cut Pro Updates
18:43 Two sets of Bluetooth out of iMac
20:16 Connecting both iOS and Android wireless into a Zoom session - audio and video
24:23 Selecting crews for a show
39:55 Aspect ratio on BlackMagic Cinema 6K
41:11 NDI HX camera to Mac, how can I get better frame rates
44:25 Easiest way to add lower thirds to all participants
46:18 Set exposure for a dolly shot going outside to inside
49:25 Zoom meeting mic mutes, the Video I play also mutes
50:30 Anyone use NDI for Microsoft Teams
51:27 Market newcomers driving down costs
53:51 iPhone 11 Pro to ATEM mini Pro. How can I resize video
54:15 2015 Macbook pro with USB and Thunderbolt, how to go to USB-C
56:08 Test out my iOS rig with Teredek Live:Air
57:30 Second hour request
59:09 Shade a BM Pocket Cinema through a Seetec monitoring
1:00:00 Windows version of Crumplepop for leveling
1:01:00 Checking Victor and Zach's sync
1:03:00 Chris Summers talks apps on set
Focus on Audio Scopes 101 8/25/20
Office Hours for Aug 25, 2020 - Office Hours 154
3:25 Experience with ATEM ISO
17:27 Why should I choose webinar over meeting
21:50 Is yesterday's Video Scopes online?
22:36 Why Zoom went down
23:02 Current kit you send out
30:02 SDI cable creation 2nd hour?
32:04 Camera App with the 1See
33:47 Cheap solution for playout in SDI with embedded Closed Captions
36:25 Adjusting latency in OBS
37:35 Good uses for an old Macbook Pro
39:34 Who is setting up the home kits?
40:33 Recommendations for Stop video using a Mac
41:50 Compare RNC vs. DNC convention productions
42:24 Earbuds with an in-line microphone
44:31 Why Alex is not on Macbreak weekly
45:44 Showing a black screen without turning off the camera
47:45 Minimum equipment for proper church streaming
52:08 What happens if Zoom doesn't work in secret events
57:20 Routing multiple mics to Zoom in ATEM Mini
58:25 What's Alex' kids home school setup like?
59:55 Thoughts on Apple buying Spaces
1:03:30 Audio scopes
Saturday Focus on Education 8/22/20
Office Hours for Aug 22, 2020 - Office Hours 151
3:26 Thoughts on Epic vs. Apple Lawsuit
19:55 Could ATEM mini sync issue be a Zoom problem?
24:38 Zoom "Professional music mode" was posted, then removed. Thoughts?
30:05 Large diaphragm condenser microphone recommendations
34:56 Would like to see short bios on the panelists
35:53 Settings for the Logitech C920
37:47 Timelapse video suggestions
45:27 Cleaning up background noise. iZotope RX7 vs RX Post Production
49:23 Ways to send Multiple SDI sources to stream out independently
53:33 Will Zoom get a clean video feed version for SRT I/O integration
1:00:10 Audio Leveling for Windows
1:03:24 Explain Zoom point-to-point
1:15:18 In Final Cut Pro, how do I make files smaller
1:17:30 Area Microphone to use for a Zoom party
1:23:12 Tools for SDI/HDMI analysis
1:30:20 Speakers are popping in church, but audio stream does not show that.
1:32:14 Side by side in a zoom meeting with two people
1:35:43 Experience with Hopin.to?
1:37:15 App on Mac/PC to write notes that will be on top of other apps
1:40:26 Thoughts on DNC not going to more virtual
1:43:12 Brio with Logi-Capture causes stuttering on Zoom
1:44:55 Plan if the video router fails
1:59:59 Focus on Education
Focus on Education 8/21/20
Office Hours for Aug 21, 2020 - Office Hours 150
4:00 OBS to Zoom a good option?
10:00 What type of laptop should I get for Zoom calls
15:35 How to upgrade your Zoom to 1080p
22:45 Guy: Thoughts on the ATEM pro ISO
31:39 Tweaks and hacks to stream on Instagram Live via a recorder
34:17 Camera questions
36:57 Power only breakout cable for BMD Micro Studio
41:50 Control software for the 1See on Mac
43:58 What was Daria Musk's audio path to Zoom
44:37 How high to mount a light grid on a high ceiling room
51:30 Online tour streams for venues
53:14 Best way to use an iPad as a mouse or drawing pad
53:55 Hopin.to thoughts?
54:26 Zoom in an iframe
54:52 Zoom multi screen of the teacher
56:00 Google Play mmusic leaving
56:11 Macbook checking of specs
57:11 Do you Light bounce
58:50 Hardware that does Picture in Picture
59:17 Education Hour
Focus on Online Engagement with Daria Musk 8/20/20
Office Hours for Aug 20, 2020 - Office Hours 149
3:38 Audio mixer small enough to ship
6:04 MixPre on Advance mode settings that are not in basic mode
17:04 ATEM Mini Pro ISO - Is there enough there for the price difference
24:50 Issues with extending desktop to ATEM mini
29:26 George's Dell specs for video
33:13 Divinci resolve for color grading?
36:34 What does Mukana mean?
38:03 General order of audio/filters effects to kill room tone
39:46 Orban Loudness Meter. Which mini meeter settings should I focus on
41:00 Recommended mic stand for mobile use
43:32 Thoughts on Zoom recorders vs MixPre
47:32 Mute button for XLR mic
49:50 4-6 inch LED soft light
52:10 1-4 USB Switcher
53:40 Best NVIDIA Card for OBS
56:00 Zoom client on a Facebook Portal
57:32 Best NLE on Windows for general use
58:28 Hardware audio chain option working well as software
59:34 Daria Musk
Focus on Loading in and Out Cameras at an Event with Chris Summers 8/19/20
Office Hours for Aug 19, 2020 - Office Hours 148
4:02 Audio chain when on a client Zoom call
10:01 Take on video going green using NDI
13:25 Unexpected wind gusts when shooting outside
20:52 Controlling Yamaha digital mixers remotely
24:39 Hardware solution to compress audio to IEM from Zoom calls
28:10 Lesson on how to use a MixPre 3 II to ATEM
31:25 Cost effective way to extend HDMI cables
38:40 Chrome will kill your website?
41:43 Tool to deliver the history for audio chains
46:50 Zoom "I can't find the mute button"
48:16 Best plug-in mic for iPhone
50:18 Disney Plus "Science class with a twist" - what was that?
51:44 ATEM constellation mix-minus settings
53:35 Bringing Quicktime video into Zoom
57:50 Pyle Microphones and failover
59:43 MOTU Microbook
59:57 Play with eCam or OBS guests when you can't use others
1:00:55 Rating system in Mukana Q&A
1:01:40 Revolabs HD Wireless mic system alternative
1:02:41 2014 Macbook Air be powerful enough to run an ATEM Mini Pro
1:03:00 Chris Summers and Loading in and out of cameras in an event
Focus on Building a Song with Garageband: Victor Cajiao 8/18/20
Office Hours for Aug 18, 2020 - Office Hours 147
Victor Cajiao (https://www.youtube.com/user/vmc1010) walks us through the basics of building a song in Garageband. This is a key skill for royalty free music beds.
7:20 Mic check recording online
8:06 Connecting other computers into ATEM mini pro
11:06 Accessories for Blackmagic 6K camera
16:04 Jit.si - Zoom alternative
25:09 Have you used Olive
25:45 Easy way to do a mic check at home
31:50 Audio issue from MixPre 3 II
32:50 Mini DV tapes need to digitize
35:30 Recording a small choir. Microphone tips
41:16 Simple Mic for Zoom
42:30 In ear monitor (IFB) that Alex uses
44:30 Wireless bodypacks
46:50 SIGGRAPH what's new and cool?
47:35 Telestrator that Guy used
49:00 Better headset solution under $100
51:25 Remote performance latency
52:45 Travel road cases for ATEM mini pro
53:09 Mukana audio chain on a PC
53:40 Sound bags for medium sized recorders
54:19 Interfaces to go after the MixPre
56:39 Ecamm live cannot get sound into Zoom
57:12 Reason to change color temperature of lights
57:55 Edit questions in Mukana
58:35 Different types of edits in Final Cut
59:35 Hardware solution when you cannot get an ATEM mini
1:00:34 live stream to playback
1:02:08 Mukana font size
1:02:15 Firmware coding person to code after life AJA cameras
1:03:30 Victor talks creating music
Saturday Deeper Focus on Education 8/15/20
Office Hours for Aug 15, 2020 - Office Hours 144
3:28 Best way to light yourself
8:52 USB on the MixPre audio chains
16:30 Cleaning up audio of an interview
22:37 Royalty free music for Zoom on church stream
30:18 Boom mics for cooking class
36:44 Can you used licensed music if you talk over it
37:45 Which graphics should you get for Macbook Pro
46:19 Fix slightly out-of-focus talent
48:37 Mobile power supply for MixPre
54:11 Storage recommendations with a BMPCC 6K
58:20 Stabilizer for camcorder
1:00:50 Talk on chairs the panels use
1:09:45 Blade and Fade editing technique
1:17:45 3D Blender Unity Photogrametry - iMac or PC
1:21:03 Color correction footage on a Blackmagic 6K with ProRes 422
1:21:50 Why camera haven't moved to CFExpress
1:24:43 Which T5 and RAW compression are you using
1:26:00 Good wall mount for a camera
1:31:22 T5 or T7 drive?
1:59:59 Focus on Education
Focus on Education 8/14/20
Office Hours for Aug 14, 2020 - Office Hours 143
1:00 Lower 3rds from Keynote
6:32 Did you enjoy 2nd hour
10:54 Key on button resets the USK to Chroma on ATEM
15:14 SMPTE 2110 thoughts
18:06 What should I use if I can't get an ATEM Mini
23:48 Raspberry Pi Zero working as USB webcam to HDMI converter
25:49 How do you bring Skype into a show
31:14 Best way to add a Youtube video to keynote
35:30 Bonded internet with 2 way communications
38:28 When will ATEM Mini Pro ship
41:10 Using a Dell Monitor on a Mac
43:30 Explain the process for YouTube with channel markers
46:46 Impressions of NVidia RTX voice
47:42 Jump frame on Zoom switching/editing
50:29 Favorite follow focus system for Pocket 6K
51:18 Feedback to live streaming setup and output
52:20 Discord link remaining open
52:53 Unboxing question
54:15 Focus on Education
Focus on Brian Vander Ark of the Verve Pipe with Songs, Questions, and Answers 8/13/20
Office Hours for Aug 13, 2020 - Office Hours 142
4:35 Zoom original audio
8:45 Dealing with clients comparing prices
24:18 Do you always use AudioHijack and Loopback on/off, or leave them on?
26:30 Wireless solution with range greater than Bluetooth 100-150 feet
30:48 ATEM mini pro taking over control for color correction
33:52 good platform for concurrent interactive activities, like a holiday party where one room has trivia, one room has a drink demo, and guests can go from room to room to have fun?"
37:36 Need a bonded cellular option
40:01 Sell a host a PayPerView Concert
43:13 Reasonably priced Lavalier
45:57 Best way to conform 16:9 to 2:1 LED screen
46:39 When to use NDI over RTSP
47:42 A log appliance for when SDI drops
49:20 Lights for Better Zoom meetings
50:21 Mukana for other events
50:45 Is there a Zoom with language translation
51:30 Switchers sync issues with separate audio/video
52:45 Questions for Ubisoft
53:17 Mukana question for desktop
54:25 Mickey's log book
Focus on Remote Lenses with Chris Summers 8/12/2020
Office Hours for Aug 12, 2020 - Office Hours 141
3:35 Future of physical media after Blu-Ray
16:09 Why do I need 6K Raw recordings
21:30 Custom gimbal. How do you source making a product in China
22:57 Best type of microphone to use where mic is not in shot
24:45 Control 3 PTZ cameras
30:55 Explain 32-bit float
36:52 Good service for OTT (ROku, Fire TV, etc)
37:27 Route a mic to Mac for under $200
39:11 Monitoring growth outside Zoom
40:05 Features a Mixer needs for streaming
43:50 How do people use the On-Air button in ATEM mini pro
45:10 Match balanced and unbalanced media feeds
48:30 Camcorder in the $1-2K range for sports
49:47 Recording Powerpoint/ISO
51:41 Waiting for the VDO360 See1
53:45 Live video from ATEM to unique LED wall. Crop or pillarbox?
54:44 Restore 16:9 aspect ratio on Pocket Cinema 6K into ATEM mini
56:38 Chris Summers presents Lenses
Focus on Audio for 8/11/2020
Office Hours for Aug 11, 2020 - Office Hours 140
3:50 Topaz Labs AI Software
5:46 Walk through multi-layer photoshop process for an Overlay
8:43 Show a video via screenshare feature into a locked down environment
16:12 MmmHmm - is it helpful?
19:30 Zoom lighting with glasses, and shadows
24:01 A Steve Bayes Second hours on Saturdays be back
25:20 How Alex streams audio into Mukana
30:19 ATEM mini vs. Mini Pro
34:30 A way to find the answer to a question asked in the past
36:22 Should I purchase a ATEM Mini
38:48 Will second hour earlier recordings be available in the future
43:44 A Canon C100 still a viable camera
45:57 Anyone use Hover.live
46:43 Adding more than 8 frame audio delay in ATEM mini
48:20 Global Office Hours
52:57 Multiple camera photo shoot for non-photographers
55:40 Keyboard ideas
56:26 Sony Ci Catalog thoughts
56:41 Getting into the VFX industry for live event
58:29 Using mobile to stream to YouTube
59:28 Streaming question between AWS and Restream/Streamyard
1:01:50 Battery powered rechargable display
1:03:30 Diagram for lighting, cameras for light reflection issues
1:04:30 Can Mukana generate markers
1:04:44 Resource for basic streaming setups
1:05:20 Padcaster kit experiences
1:06:40 How to view a Zoom as attendee and host
1:07:45 Audio Q&A
Focus on Making Your Zoom Session Better 8/10/20
Office Hours for Aug 10, 2020 - Office Hours 139
3:55 More useful Stream Deck actions with Mini Pro
8:10 Prefered table arm mounts for VLOG camera and monitors
11:39 Is there an iconic OBS training video
12:52 Explain BlueStacks
15:50 Compare LiveU LRT to Zixi and SRT for stability
20:50 Recommendations for Box cams with SDI
26:07 Explain "Virtual Camera"
29:04 Retool conference recording for this new era
33:20 Routing MixPre Audio through ATEM vs. straight to USB
35:52 Low cost In Ear piece (IFB)
36:50 Bring a presenter in with presentation on another computer
38:20 Why is a remote presentation called a "Pickle"
39:38 Controlling Blackmagic ATEM remotely
42:36 Graphics issues, and ways to avoid
45:53 C-Stand low-cost alternative
48:02 Strategies for finding new clients during this time
54:22 How does a school handle mantainance and tutorials to operate
56:07 Studio Projects B3 Mic to Berhringer mixer. Audio issue help
57:00 Send Canon drivers
57:28 Consumer and Pro level differences
59:10 2nd hour on Google Meet features
1:00:00 DSLR that doesn't time out
1:01:25 Who should buy TikTok
1:08:00 Focus on Zoom
Focus on Helping Educators Questions and Answers 8/08/2020
Office Hours for Aug 8, 2020 - Office Hours 137
4:30 Overview on SRT and RTMP
13:30 Backgrounds in Zoom
25:16 Greenscreen from the floor up
29:09 Connect a Sure SM58 to the ATEM Mini
30:38 CPU/GPU requirements for Full NDI network
37:13 Budget for live event questions to askquestions
46:43 Do captions created in Zoom pass through to YouTube
49:47 Why do you add a hair light to a person
52:26 Implications for Microsoft's new live streaming feature
56:35 Using online or software switching solution
1:03:29 Reliable KVM switcher for 8 computers
1:06:35 Non branded low priced capture cards are they reliable?
1:11:10 What do you mean by DX?
1:12:25 Inexpensive teleprompter
1:15:22 Similar headset to the Pyle for comfort
1:18:24 DSLR for use with Zoom
1:25:06 Certain color blue to wear?
1:26:23 Low priced cameras for the ATEM Mini
1:34:04 Second monitor 6-8 inch display
1:38:00 Using OBS on a computer that locked down at work
1:39:50 Guy's setup and questions for Schy's setup
2:00:00 Focus on Education
Video Production for Education 8-7-2020
Office Hours for Aug 7, 2020 - Office Hours 136
4:13 Using "Record separate audio for each participant" in Zoom
6:54 Easist way to increase audio on video clips submitted by others
11:05 Color correction when clothing is close match to the background
13:40 3 camera production with 2 hours of setup
21:43 Simple eCam level software audio equalizer for the portable kit
24:45 Sony DSC-RX0 Action Cam
26:53 How big do the Zoom cloud recordings get
30:20 Explain the difference between ways to cut in Final Cut Pro
32:58 Buying an extended warranty
36:35 Recommendataions for closed captions for Zoom
37:24 Website to run a closed photo contest online
39:12 AV sync slip, how can I fix it
40:46 Mukana questions
41:19 Slide decks for meeting agendas
42:48 Is Voicemeeter Banana like Audio Hijack
43:20 Can the screen resolution in a Facetime call closely match Zoom
44:32 Is the panel's wardrobe changing for camera work
45:37 Best ways to get a Final Cut Pro video to a colorist
46:07 When will Adobe have good support for Apple products
49:06 eGPu - what graphics cards do you recommend for a Mac Mini
50:10 recommendations for phone connection for streaming. Audio over Video
51:39 Audio on the Macbook to ATEM doesn't show up
57:45 We talk about how you can continue to educate people during this uncertain time.
Luria Petrucci Talks Live Streaming
Office Hours for Aug 6, 2020 - Office Hours 135
6:45 Gear kits - what instructions do you send with them
11:30 Need a "Building Graphics" 2nd hour
13:12 What is Brittish EQ
15:00 Is the Logitech capture software work best for Brio
16:40 Recordings stop in ExFat
20:50 Bringing in participants with presentations in MimoLive
27:08 Better networking opportunities in virtual meetings
31:07 Bringing in a remote participant
34:37 Advanced music settings in Zoom
38:26 AWS how do you point the cloud video to YouTube
41:30 Time cues to participants to a zoom
44:27 Zoom meetings when everyone talks at once
48:46 Wireless ear buds with noise cancel on the mic
50:49 Whova or Pheedloop
52:45 Questions marked answered in the chat
53:50 Virtual conference for drawing a random name
56:55 Miraki for network routers. Specific model
57:57 Best platform for virtual summits and conferences
58:32 Followup on Bill's image
59:02 Links in Mukana question
Camera Updates General Discussion 8/05/20
Office Hours for Aug 5, 2020 - Office Hours 134
4:08 Can I use a Chromecast as HDMI input to ATEM Mini Pro
6:03 Better ergonomics
17:57 XML file retain the streaming key
22:30 Use an XR18 connected to Mac
25:35 Insight on Certified Technical Specialist through AVIXIA
31:50 IFM in the portable kit
34:53 Resource list of insert studios
38:02 Pi setup to control AV equipment
41:20 Mimolive to Zoom
42:01 What light does Bill use in his booth
43:30 Time and Aperature in exposure of a webcam
44:42 Recommended program for embedding video into Zoom
48:22 Talk about MITTI
51:55 Guy's zooming feature
57:07 headsets for other skin tones
59:53 C920 setup, but needs a good microphone
1:00:00 Questions continue, soft move into Camera discussion
Learn about Audio Hijack and Loopback
Office Hours for Aug 4, 2020 - Office Hours 133
4:00 Recommendations for a switch
6:30 FCPX interlaced H.264 with multichannel audio
10:02 Recommendations for Digital Asset Manager (DAM) software
16:08 Need information on how to ask for 18% grey paint
18:39 Video on WLM into a Zoom session
20:27 Can using ProLevel work as well as WLM
20:58 Huddlecam HD 4k impressions
23:14 Ground noise on a Logitech Headset
24:33 HDMI audio/video sync difference an industry standard?
29:10 Computer as an input and ISO recording
35:28 Does Zoom alter the compression level according to the participants bandwidth
37:10 LUFS conforming tool to help when delivering broadcast files out of FCPX
38:57 Blackmagic 6K microphone suggestion
41:51 Zoom on iPad speaker and mic is open. Will an external device work
44:00 Tips and Tricks to get an Intensity Shuttle USB3 to work in Zoom
46:00 Livestream by Vimeo ceasing operation?
47:45 Skaarhoj Mini Fly working with ATEM Mini?
48:30 Logitech C925e is not connecting audio
49:58 Mini XLR to full size XLR?
51:02 Using Voicemeeter on AWS with NDI
51:53 SMPTE recording location
52:57 Best free-ish way to post 4 hour meetings online
53:58 Where is AWS
54:24 Why does Mukana ask for login on iPhone
55:04 NVidia RTX AI Noise reduction
55:30 Mukana sound closer to sync with video stream
58:02 How did Chris Fritchie's live outdoor show go?
58:40 Anyone using Elgato Camlink to turn an HDMI camera output into a webcam
(These are Mac-based apps)
Amazon Web Services Streaming Questions & Answers Session
Office Hours for Aug 3, 2020 - Office Hours 132
5:00 New features to Discord and Office Hours
8:45 Importing DaVinci project files into Final Cut Pro
13:04 Embed a Zoom session into a webpage
14:15 Macros with ATEM switchers
15:45 Purple is tougher on compression?
19:02 3D printed COVID Mask with mic installed
24:13 Measure color temperature for live video
28:25 Why no 120 fps in BlackMagic cameras
28:55 Thoughts on drones
34:30 No multiview output on ATEM Mini Pro
37:20 Delays on Blackmagic products since Melbourne is in lockdown
38:00 Downsides to painting the wall
40:55 Downloading or moving Zoom to One Drive or another service
42:21 Link the broadcast Zoom to YouTube
43:43 Reprogramming a Sony RM-BR300. Can it be done?
44:24 Experience with Open Reel
44:56 recommendations on a RAID system
46:48 overcoming disruption due to remote workers and delays
51:55 Real world use case of Medialooks
53:00 improve a video that was shot at night
53:12 Difference in MixPre Gen 1 and 2
54:10 issue with using Zoom embeds and breakout rooms
54:44 Youtube Colin Furze creating edu/science
55:06 Connecting portable monitor to Macbook Pro
55:40 3D mask to Courtney on how to modify the mask for a microphone
59:03 Introduction to AWS: The fine folks from @Amazon Web Services will be joining us to answer your questions about streaming in the cloud. Shaun Lile, Matt Vegas, and James Murphy will answer questions.
Office Hours -200801 Saturday Education Focus
Office Hours for Aug 1, 2020 - Office Hours 130
4:08 Alex shows a web cam showing
54:40 USB Wireless LAV mics $50-$150
58:35 Why Brio over huddlecams
1:00:40 Software controls for the Logitech
1:02:25 Green screen or gray screen
1:10:15 Specific view on a webcam
1:10:32 Connecting multiple ATEM Bridges over WAN
1:11:06 Software switchers
1:12:20 Ideal parameters for best quality
1:18:05 SD card adapter used in ATEM Mini Pro recording
1:19:35 Zoom and pan with the 1See
1:19:50 Wall cams in NBA
1:59:00 Focus on Education
Office Hours - 200731 Focus on Education
Office Hours for July 31, 2020 - Office Hours 129
21:35 Creating custom wipes with BMD constillation
27:45 Explain workflow for Waves WLM for live stream
28:43 Zoom webinar or meeting
36:07 Headset combo for Win/Mac
42:00 affordable stand or boom arm for desktop mic to avoid vibrations or bumps
43:15 Did you look at the Microsoft Teams API
50:35 What should I get for my work-from-home setup for $100
55:00 Will an ATEM mini bridge be made
1:00:00 Focus on Education
Shaunagh Connaire talks Production in the Field
Office Hours for July 30, 2020 - Office Hours 128
3:55 Using a frame synchronizer
9:45 Predictions for Black Magic event
14:00 Using poor features in Zoom Academy to help teachers
22:10 Workflow in recording with ATEM Mini Pro
24:02 Anyone use QIQO Chat
25:50 What camera lens when using a plain background
28:01 What Kelvin temperature should be set in our keylight
29:28 Option to pause Windows Update
32:20 Dual Boot Linux in ATEM mini
34:28 Better suggestions to convert video to MP4 than VLC
36:26 Least amount of devices needed for greenscreen device
39:14 Streaming encoders for HDR
40:37 Research on production values for Zoom fatigue
45:55 Sync delay issues, how to fix
49:38 Alex telestrator teardown
50:36 Force Zoom to higher resolution
52:08 Quality of bringing in audio via HDMI
53:12 Board of choice for recording music
54:30 Cinebody.com to capture a live event
56:40 Starter lens for a Blackmagic Pocket Cinema 4K
58:22 Shaunagh Connaire on Production in the Field
Office Hours - 200729 Chris Summers on Camera Updates
Office Hours for July 29, 2020 - Office Hours 127
4:10 Hot fail over of encoders. How is it accomplished in hardware
7:12 Preferred method of monitoring a stream
11:45 Does the Zoom webinar continue if the host loses connection
13:21 How does the BMCC 6K handling down sampling
19:50 Spotlighting another person in Zoom
22:05 Un-tethering Sidekick IEM from MixPre
25:29 Rode Shotgun to ATEM Mini
27:07 Background size for a covering
29:57 Microphone recommendations with room noise for iPad
31:14 How to best communicate notes to an editor
36:00 Recording on 3 cameras, how to sync
40:15 Vimeo stream problems
44:23 What's a good HDMI multi-view device
45:40 Expectations from Blackmagic ATEM event tomorrow
48:00 Thoughts on the Tech Industry Washington event
49:53 Matching the GoPro with other video cameras
53:01 HighFive Conferencing app
53:25 Learning management systems for online training
54:20 Disabling Teranex processing in ATEM switchers
55:00 Good mixer equivalent to Behringer Xenyx Q602USB
55:30 Decoder for 3rd party devices to receive off-campus feeds
57:00 Unlimited IRL
58:40 Audiostream recommendations with Audio Implements earpiece and Pyle Microphone to iPad or Macbook Air
59:35 BlueJeans events
1:00:00 Will Mukana continue as a web interface and not an App
1:01:00 Chris Summers on Cameras
Office Hours -200727 Keynote and Presentations
Office Hours for July 27, 2020 - Office Hours 125
5:48 Animated whiteboard software to work with Keynote
8:30 Best connection to take iPhone to ATEM Mini
13:28 Pros and Cons of the video in the corner of the screen
20:30 Bring a live guest into the ATEM mini pro
22:16 Can you plug a Pyle mic directly into ATEM mini pro
23:30 Major advantages of ATEM constellation over ATEM 4 M/Education
25:57 Keynote for on-air graphics vs motion
31:11 Resources for use of Keynote
31:41 dongle needed to use Pyle mic in Mac or iPad
33:27 Concealed wired earbuds
38:40 Black and White matte key
40:17 Auto-tag in new chat system
40:35 Did the second window get disabled
42:45 Hyperlinks no clickable
44:51 Dampen sound in studio
52:49 Tripod recommendations
53:48 Switching between discord rooms
54:07 Thoughts on vMix
54:55 Mukana questions
59:56 Keynote Presentations Q&A
Office Hours - 200725 The First Saturday Edition on YouTube
Office Hours for July 25, 2020 - Office Hours 123
00:00 - Intro
3:57 Circular shape in ring lights
8:05 Best Blackmagic for sports production
15:04 Light beams on the background
21:08 Mic gain control vs Zoom gain control
21:39 approved shade of green for chromakey
24:30 Thoughts on the Panasonic CX350
26:38 What are you sitting on for daily Zoom calls?
29:43 How does Mickey cut office hours so efficiantly
31:12 Best app on the Mac to use
36:07 Glare reflection on my glasses
40:07 Recording a conversation in Zoom, getting sync issues
43:12 Thought on considering the ATEM production 4K
45:35 Livestreaming to Facebook drifts
47:45 old iMac adding a software chain for Zoom
48:30 Are OBS and ScreenFlow comparible
48:54 MPEGStreamclip replacement
49:43 Delete option in new Q&A
50:06 Franchise Office Hours for other languages
52:30 Time stamps for the new chat system
53:00 Optimal Bitrate for streaming to YouTube or Facebook
53:30 Alpha layer in Panamation telestrator
53:55 Losing image on HDMI monitors, EDID
1:00:00 Focus on Education
2:00:00 vMix deep dive
Office Hours 200724 Focus on Education
Office Hours for July 24, 2020 - Office Hours 122
00:00 - Intro
4:50 Explain why no green screen
13:50 $50-$100 microphone for iPhone
16:19 First 25 panelists in YouTube
17:20 Clicking and popping in vMix to Zoom
21:08 Why add more to your Mic if Zoom can do a good job
25:00 What is VTDecoderXPC Service
29:09 Streaming to Zoom using ultrastudio mini recorder
31:30 Using iMac as a screen with my Macbook Pro
32:44 Change the stylesheet of vMix call login page
35:15 Rode video mic sound
36:19 Input in new chat system between Q&A and Chat
37:53 Sub $150 headset mic for Zoom meetings
41:10 Will vMix (Weekends) be recorded
42:06 Heil PR-40 into a Sony A7ii camera
47:20 Standard workflow for 4K editing
49:48 Where are links from shows discussed
50:30 30 vs. 29.97 fps difference
53:23 Software to adjust camera MBP 2017 to Facetime
54:08 New Discord Link
54:18 Canon VIXIA that don't support Rode or Diety mics
55:05 What was the Microdot mic connection for
57:14 Anyone running audio sign sweeps to calibrate room
1:00:00 Education Hour
Creating Content, Spreading the Word with Rene Ritchie
Office Hours for July 23, 2020 - Office Hours 121
00:00 - Intro
6:01 Is anyone using Rivet
10:50 Why do Zoom audio levels change when we haven't moved volume
13:00 Mixer or preamp needed for my mic
14:28 Does Zoom increase the outbound video resolution when you talk
16:09 Max resolution for screen sharing in presentations
18:55 Sony FX9 thoughts
30:20 Will there be an open registration
30:41 Import a photo to Zoom
33:36 Saturday Eduction Hour on YouTube
34:38 Chris Fenwick on the sound of Office Hours
35:33 Using Hyperdeck studio Mini, card needs to be re-inserted
37:33 Is SRT a license free protocol
38:58 What's the standard for large video files - NAS or DAS
43:50 Any way to remove the Zoom watermark on YouTube stream
44:26 MimoLive reporter reporter app not working right
45:00 What works for Green screen setup (Reflecmedia)
46:46 Shotgun microphone not working in Canon VIXIA
47:40 Add the Q&A chat to stream link
48:31 Blue Band on Q&A is distracting
49:07 Experience of ivent-UK.com Whova, or cadmiumcd
52:40 What you think of the new Q&A Tool
Bob Caniglia Talks the New BlackMagic Cinema 12K Camera
Office Hours for July 22, 2020 - Office Hours 120
00:00 - Intro
17:50 Can Grant talk about his latest show
19:37 Please explain Parsec
22:20 How do you stay sane and healthy in a dark room
27:40 Home Kits for professors
35:30 ATEM TV upgrade
41:08 What other webcams to use than 920 s
49:34 Color balancing for Bi-Color (if you're color blind)
51:29 PC alternative to Griffin iMic
54:32 How do I connect my Logiterch 920 to ATEM mini
55:00 Do you trust vMix to stream to Vimeo
Audio Q&A with Greg Curda
Office Hours for July 21, 2020 - Office Hours 119
00:00 - Intro
5:36 - Similarly priced In-Ear Monitor to Pyle
12:56 - Good monitor/TV switch HDMI
16:13 - Working with talent to be comfortable
20:25 - Does Mac not recognize NDI plugin for Unreal
21:08 - moving phantom HDMI windows in Mac
22:45 - Streaming CDN for Chinese Audience
27:08 - Audio mixers for a newbie
31:32 - Safari hijacking audio issue
33:25 - audio coming from VoIP to mix in video
35:03 - ND filters for BMDCC 6K camera
37:53 - Recording a smaller filesize than the ATOMOS NINJA can do
41:56 - Want to know more about the Mt. Rushmore event with Dave Knode
47:13 - Headphone extension cable with threaded 3.5mm for secure connection
55:19 - go to virtual cam app
56:03 - Is it bad to leave batteries charging when 100% charged
57:24 - Guy's Interrotron experiment
58:05 - Viability for New Blue
59:39 - BNC/SDI crimping tools
1:00:00 - Greg Curda Audio discussion
Office Hours -200720 - Focus on VFX
Office Hours for July 20, 2020 - Office Hours 118
00:00 - Intro
5:02 - Can Bill Davis explain his new setup
8:07 - What are the goto brands for PTZ cameras
19:04 - Zoom forums on a budget
22:39 - Zoom for Government meetings
25:07 - How do you choose to calibrate an audio system
34:50 - What don't you like about Slido as a chat and question area
39:40 - Selecting background scene colors for skin tone
43:18 - 720p resolution for a zoom attendee
49:06 - Streaming gear for non-pros
50:17 - PTZ Thermal cameras
50:36 - Goto solution to transport PTZ contol
54:06 - Alex's new pop-up background
58:14 - Can you give names on poetry Alex recites
59:14 - Is the NDI app free
59:20 - Using a DI as an interface
1:02:34 - Focus on VFX
Office Hours - 200717 - Focus on Education
Office Hours for July 17, 2020 - Office Hours 115
00:00 - Intro
3:40 - Brian Bavido asks about creating Green Rooms (preparation areas)
12:05 - BMD Cinema 12K camera thoughts
24:30 - Principles of lighting on a small budget
27:18 - Thoughts on TV programming in larger of 1080i
35:20 - Do software switchers have Aux out?
37:00 - Suggestions for Pocket Cinema 4K accessories
40:26 - Color Wheels, Davinci has 4, ATEM has 3. Why?
41:52 - Monitor recommendations from cheap to expensive
46:40 - eGPU on Mac Mini
48:33 - Amazon Interactive Video thoughts
51:35 - Catalina Update, when to upgrade?
53:44 - Experience with Jabra Penticast
54:15 - Recommendations for Gimbals with 4:3 camera and BMD CC4K
Live Logging in the Field with Amber MacArthur
Office Hours for July 16, 2020 - Office Hours 114
00:00 - Intro
6:20 - Alex asked what we expect from Blackmagic Design Camera event
9:55 - Alex also asks a question on upcoming Q&A app
12:14 - Determine color temperature in a scenes
16:50 - Teachers prep for online teaching
33:06 - Green Extreme T100 or 200 and USB mic
35:50 - An example of a good PowerPoint for video
41:30 - Improve camera in streaming
44:45 - Best options to bring in a video call to OBS
45:45 - Platform the ASU Remote conference was using
46:40 - VESA mount a IMac Pro and screen to height adjustable desk
48:05 - Pyle mic consensus
51:00 - One thing you like the least of live streaming
51:45 - Microphone Arms - need a small one
53:10 - Cheat sheet for the new Q&A system
54:12 - Alternative to SOX for normalization of audio
55:15 - NDI on Skype causing issues
57:15 - Using a DSLR for streaming
58:10 - Are Pyle mixers decent quality
Intro to Focus Pulling with Chris Summers
Office Hours for July 15, 2020 - Office Hours 113
00:00 - Intro
5:30 - Thoughts on the Blackmagic Camera Update Event tomorrow
11:25 - Can I export a lower 3rd as 444 for ATEM or ECamm Live?
Alex also explains 4:4:4 vs. 4:2:2 - perceived resolution
18:45 - Advantages and Disadvantages between the BMD C 4k and 6k
26:09 - Is 50 feet a realistic maximum HDMI length?
28:16 - Where to adjust audio sync - ATEM or OBS
29:38 - More on 4:4:4 vs 4:2:2
32:02 - How can a Marketing Pro be Benefitial to Office Hours?
32:52 - Invite Grant Petty to talk BMD News (vMix as well)
35:18 - Why does the production world need 16k
41:55 - Using Bluetooth foot Pedal in OBS
42:52 - Bringing more Diversity into the Panel
44:25 - Options for a remote telestrator
47:30 - When are you doing a Drone Hour
48:33 - Green screen need
50:28 - Difference between 3.4 aperture lens with 1 inch sensor, and smaller sensors with 1.8 aperture
52:07 - Info on Q&A Tool
53:42 - Desktop speaker setups
55:30 - Closed Captioning Solutions
56:54 - Using a Wrap-around on back of chair device
57:49 - InstaOne 360 lighting issues
58:10 - Closed captioning videos real-time
1:01:11 - Chris Summers gives us an intro to focus pulling and the role of the 1st Assistant Camera
Focus on Audio with Jimmy Sieczka
Office Hours for July 14, 2020 - Office Hours 112
00:00 - Intro
7:52 - Rode VideoMic GO Lightweight on-camera microphone thoughts
11:11 - What would you tell a stranger what you do
11:45 - Software that records and transcribes
15:43 - Corporate type interview work lav mics
19:11 - What does a A/V Desk Look like post-COVID
25:58 - Chart of the names of connectors for adapter conversion
27:47 - Should we invest in IT Education
30:08 - Scheduling clients for rehersal
41:27 - What does 'crunching' (over modulation) sound like in audio
42:20 - Chat module like 'Slido"
43:08 - Dealing with green fringe (chromakey), what do you look at first
47:08 - Best round-trip workflow in Premiere to Logic
48:58 - Business Strategies or Marketing Subject on Office Hours
49:55 - USB MIDI memory error issues
50:35 - Newtek Virtual Input buffer
51:40 - Shooting inside a Jet, want to remove cabin noise
54:47 - Pros/Cons of H.266
56:01 - Gear recommendations
1:04:20 - Focus on VFX
Ad-Hoc Zoom, Canon VIXIA, Home Routers
Office Hours for July 13, 2020 - Office Hours 113
00:00 - Intro
6:05 - Mounting Home Routers
7:46 - Insights into Doug Ferguson's Event from Sunday
13:08 - Disposal of equipment
18:11 - Zoom for Ad-hoc comms solution
19:23 - Devices to send lower Thirds via ATEM Mini
23:55 - Saving video archives
28:16 - Zeiss Virtual Event
33:55 - input devices that is useful
36:23 - Best way to access a M.2 hard drive from a crashed computer
37:44 - Monitor my mic locally on MixPre
38:55 - Bringing in someone new for production
45:35 - Vintage T-Shirts stores
46:20 - Canon Vixia setup
48:38 - NDI Cam for Android
50:16 - DIY Teleprompter ghost image
51:23 - Software Doug is using to make DVDs
52:10 - Gaming mouse with programmable buttons for video production
52:43 - Onestream.live for live. Another app or software?
54:35 - NBA POV options
56:14 - Getting the iPhone Video
57:58 - Thoughts on MmmHmm Compositing
59:37 - Auto mix plugin for vMix or not
1:00:00 - Focus on VFX Second Hour
Physical Event vs. Virtual Event - How Do We Make it Better?
Office Hours for July 6, 2020 - Office Hours 105
00:00 - Intro
5:50 - Safety procedures on post-COVID crew events
11:55 - Automotive tools to sync audio/video
13:11 - Best place in the chain to monitor sync issues
17:47 - Common ways to stream output of Unreal Engine to Zoom
19:10 - Tutorials for NewBlueFX into Wirecast
21:12 - Problem in Video production workflow for dropped frames
23:20 - Explain Rec 709 vs 601
24:16 - Office Hours Code of Conduct in Discord?
31:11 - Remote audio mixer for a home mail machine
35:25 - Most likely method used for getting camera feeds on rocket launches
38:20 - Preferred RF radios
42:13 - How to replace the physical event model with a virtual version
51:44 - Easy way to overlay HTML page as an overlay
52:13 - Hardware encoding question
53:03 - Different brand cameras into ATEM mini
53:34 - Starlink for streaming
54:20 - nsight into the H.265/VVC codec
55:11 - Rushworks PTX Universal camera PT
56:00 - Cost effective image stabilizer for iPhone
Gorilla Techniques for Lighting, 3D in Movies, Keeping the Studio Cool and Quiet
Office Hours for July 3, 2020 - Office Hours 102
00:00 - Intro
5:13 - Gorilla Techniques for lighting without a light meter
8:04 - Pre-amp for a Heil PR40 connected to ATEM Mini into Macbook 2013
10:00 - Best way to handle Metadata
14:47 - Suggestions for microphone and gear for outside
20:48 - Tips on taking care of your voice
23:49 - CPU usage on Mimo live on a Macbook
29:35 - 2nd hour on Scopes
30:45 - What is ping, and how can I reduce it?
33:56 - Newer Apple TV with Sienna NDI app for deployment
35:10 - Drive in movie screen suggestions
38:10 - 4k content from Media closet to Fireplace TV. Gear?
40:00 - Pay rates on the Hamilton production
41:38 - Dual input RTMP solution for redundancy
43:10 - Tool on Mac that gathers windows on multiple monitors into one
43:55 - Is 3D in movies dead?
48:38 - How are you using a video hub to ATEM
51:12 - Best way to get started with live streaming as a developer
51:40 - Is there an audio to IP box to pick up atmosphere
54:19 - Outside of constellation, what other routers might you recommend
56:27 - Who uses Mac, PC
59:00 - Air solutions in the studio without noise
Suggestions for Studio Setup, Whiteboard Platforms, GoPro Streaming
Office Hours for July 2, 2020 - Office Hours 101
00:00 - Intro
5:09 - Is Alex on WiFi
7:20 - Building a video studio from scratch
15:09 - IP cameras on the internet, which ones have lowest latency RTSP, NDI, SRT, UDP
16:42 - Suggestions for whiteboard platforms
19:44 - Noise deadening materials
25:55 - Using Blackmagic Intensity Shuttle USB to Mac
28:25 - Expected life with Discord Office Hours
29:50 - Mac temperature issue
31:21 - Places to read reviews of equipment
34:24 - Tip for FCP hardware controller
36:45 - Talking head video, dynamic or condenser mic
38:28 - Experience with using Epoccam from Kinoni
40:04 - Ideas on the camera WWDC used
42:15 - Gear to build a grid
44:05 - Using a plugin for Zoom, would you use it?
48:16 - Samson DE10x - Why an omnidirectional headset microphone?
49:41 - Macbook Pro with 5500M, What should I upgrade?
50:26 - No name USB 3 capture cards
52:10 - Eternal lens wishlist for any phone camera
52:50 - Using a GoPro for streaming suggestions
53:50 - NDI viewer for Android
54:35 - MFT glass for Blackmagic cameras
55:39 - P2P service for corporate streaming with quick install
57:22 - Adjust distortion in post when using the .5 angle on iphone
The 100th Office Hours, cable testers, MIDI and OSC tutorials
Office Hours for July 1, 2020 - Office Hours #100
00:00 - Intro
6:40 - SDI and HDMI cable testers
9:05 - Webinar platform for 25K, customizable, and Infosec for government
12:07 - Microsoft Stream as a paid service
13:21 - Recommendations on headphones HD280 or MixFi studio
13:57 - Best place to learn Unreal Engine
16:19 - Can I control a camera using a converter into the ATEM Mini
17:39 - Seting up simple live stream monitoring for stats monitoring
18:42 - List of abbreviations used by professionals
21:36 - Best super-budget USB Microphone for Podcasting
23:00 - Good 1-on-1 tutorial on MIDI and OSC
26:22 - Enable CC for next Office Hours
28:12 - WLM Meter on sale - should I buy
29:20 - live stream to multiple platforms along with Horizontal and vertical versions
33:03 - Software to use to post-produce multiple formats
37:04 - Archival system for video projects (for Chris Fenwick)
40:11 - What does WLM do? Is it stand-alone?
40:50 - More info on audio/video latency fixing
43:50 - LiveU800 with 4 camera mux
45:44 - Adobe Bridge to help with video assets as a DAM/MAM
47:17 - Useful IT things (network) you might buy if you have a $5K budget
50:33 - Speakers on motion capture
51:10 - ATEM mini rebooted my computer
52:20 - What are the top 5 things you've learned from Office Hours
55:58 - Hyperdecks and ROI converters have reference inputs. What are they?
Throughput of RTMP, Digitization, Leveling a Live Mix
Office Hours for June 30, 2020
00:00 - Intro
4:51 - Results of putting vMix in AWS
7:18 - Blue Yeti caused audio dropouts in Zoom
9:55 - Building a studio online book
10:30 - Best camera for 1080p Close up quality
15:24 - Leveling tool for live mix
17:52 - Service for double ended recording of audio/video (like Zencaster)
19:50 - Canon Beta software in US, any workarounds outside
21:09 - Combination of avatars with reactions in VR
25:45 - Capturing using Digitization
27:36 - Trick a camera to not power off
30:10 - Tips for improving throughput to RTMP
35:03 - Slides in a Zoom webinar in Mimo Live - Minimizing presentation
41:10 - Nimble Streamer
42:10 - More info on NDI Tools
43:34 - Excellent teacher created videos on on YouTube
45:00 - Is a Blackmagic web presenter and Teranex Mini better than ATEM Mini
46:38 - What levels do you want to have in audio for digital recording
53:35 - Enable stereo in Zoom
57:10 - Recording Zoom sessions from either side of the audio
NAS SMR, Microphone Booms, Ethernet vs. WiFi
Office Hours for June 29, 2020
00:00 - Intro
7:20 - Ethernet vs WiFi - Does Fast Internet like FIOS change issues
13:20 - How do I know if my video is good enough to join Office Hours
14:56 - Recommendations for bonded cellular (DATA use, not Video).
18:48 - What are the panelists favorite desktop mute switches
21:00 - Setup of MixPre 6 ii into ATEM
24:30 - Back color lighting on backgrounds
26:17 - What is the hierarchy of the production world
32:21 - Platform that is good for engagement
36:08 - Upgrade one thing on voiceover for Camtasia
38:34 - QNAP TS-1635, why is showing wrong capacity. Why?
39:54 - HyperDeck Studio Mini fan is loud
43:45 - Other types of vetted apps for engagement
45:16 - Sending video across the Internet - Mail a hard drive
47:15 - VST3 with vMix causing crashes
49:30 - Microphone Booms
52:27 - 8 Channel mixer with faders, auxes and USB connectivity
54:25 - Messaging Apps other than Discord
56:00 - Above the line, Below the line: What does that mean?
56:50 - Shingled Magnetic Recording Hard drives for NAS
58:39 - Sling Studio thoughts
Hardware Encoder, Amazon Cloudfront, Noise Assist
Office Hours for June 25, 2020
00:00 - Intro
4:00 - How did yesterday go with Chris as the co-host?
6:15 - Zoom, can you get a separate view for speaker
9:07 - Hardware encoder with RTMP/SRT/H.264/H.265
19:45 - iPhone HDMI out doesn't not work on ATEM. How to fix
21:08 - Quick fix for eyeglass reflection on Teleprompter
22:20 - Is there an open source cloud vision mixer
23:06 - How is the audio meter (Waves) we use calibrated
28:32 - Anyone set up a ATEM Mini in a vMix call as participant
31:26 - Best way to playback pre-recorded video through Zoom without stutter
35:27 - Anyone configured a High-spec DIY vMix PC
36:35 - How should I spend my money to build a small stage for students
45:25 - Pros and Cons of using Amazon Cloudfront service
48:00 - Is there a multitrack video recorder
50:10 - How about a 2nd hour on integrating Zoom into vMix
50:47 - Networking permissions on Macbook Pro for streaming at a school
52:15 - When picking remote control solution, do you use web browser or native apps?
53:19 - Using Sound Devices noise assist in the field
58:07 - Metashape difficulty, and advise
Raspberry Pi in Production, WWDC Video Thoughts, PTZ Turrets
Office Hours for June 23, 2020
00:00 - Intro
4:31 - What can we learn about the stage craft of WWDC
13:55 - Solution for a NAS strategy
15:20 - Do you wait for a Mac, after the announcement
22:30 - Resources for a rookies guide for ATEM Mini Pro
24:15 - Microphone not being seen on Zoom issue
25:40 - Is Tim Cook's Audio too clean
26:40 - Remote controlled camera and mixer would you use for church service
30:45 - What does Tucker use to do audio monitoring
31:40 - Is Sienna VT easier to setup than using SRT
33:25 - Any recommended PTZ turrets and heads without camera
36:13 - TAC-12 should I buy a tester
39:20 - Teachable.com - is this way to expand Office Hours
41:00 - Could Apple have used Unreal Engine during WWDC
43:45 - Recoding in streamflow problems
44:10 - Timecode in vMix: What are you using?
46:06 - Best audio in Zoom call - Natural room sound?
49:09 - Would you recommend the YOLOBox for live streaming
49:45 - Should I get the developer Mac Mini
53:50 - Selling videos to clients with a website. How can I keep them from sharing video
56:40 - Raspberry Pi as a production workflow device
WWDC Thoughts, Benefits of a VPN, ISO Recording
Office Hours for June 22, 2020
00:00 - Intro
3:56 - Home Kits purchase - what is most important to get first
8:45 - Hopes and Fears for WWDC
13:39 - Recommended KVM across multiple control rooms
16:02 - Device to livestream from a WiFi-free area
21:21 - Benefits of using a VPN
25:40 - Safeguards with ISP for home service (including modem purchases)
28:33 - Insight into how Apple manages their Keynotes (with translation)
32:17 - Talk about Empire at 40 - how that was set up
36:38 - Single Webcam ring light that is managed on Mac
40:46 - Third party Q&A tool
41:19 - Streaming using a CDN, do you use a embed landing page
43:23 - Hum in the mixer why?
46:55 - Terradeck live air or LiveU Solo cam, who has used it
47:19 - Live stream PC build
48:16 - Prompterpeople 60-40 teleprompters
49:15 - Hyperdeck studio mini update thoughts
50:15 - Linux Live stream
51:22 - Use older Kindle Fire in Livestream setup
52:00 - Workflow of Office Hours Zoom
53:44 - How to connect the Wacom Cintiq tablet to the video switcher
54:30 - Autofocus on streaming cameras
55:40 - Record ISO in Wirecast
56:55 - Separate comm channel for a zoom meeting
57:10 - Captioning software, and caption 2nd hour training
58:17 - Timecode for vMix
58:35 - headsets for the crew - what to get
59:20 - Advantage for bringing in vMix callers into separate computers
Switches, non-verbal communication, RAW Video Transfer
Office Hours for June 18, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:45 - A good summary of Office Hours
7:33 - How do rock concerts set up mics to deal with massive sound environment
9:45 - Is there a way to zoom in a C920 camera (for a Zoom meeting)
12:15 - Ethernet over AC power pros and cons
13:51 - When is an event big enough to start utilizing a switch?
18:25 - Anyone using PCie capture card low cost
20:15 - Wireless mic latency - what's an acceptable level?
21:50 - What audio/video pet peeve do you have to make others lives easier
26:14 - Will any USB mic show up in Wirecast or MimoLive
27:12 - What's the best way to give feedback for this show
28:20 - Time-code generator, would you use instead of audio sync
30:30 - Has anyone written up a DYI ATEM mini computer build
33:38 - Best way to bring a musician into Facebook via phone without noise suppression
37:04 - Implement remote camera use for interactive tours
41:14 - Non verbal communication, are there standard signals people know across the board
44:25 - Whats the easiest way to collect crowd-sourcing videos
46:33 - How do you deal with clients when you know video is a bad idea
49:05 - inject power into USB-C through display-port to save cable runs
50:10 - Cable modem suggestions
53:30 - Green screen lighting and layout in limited space
55:04 - Closed Captions for Office Hours
55:21 - Control ATEM Mini with iPad over WiFi
56:22 - Best way to transfer RAW video that is remote. Physical drives?
59:08 - Unreal engine virtual set. Cheaper than Avid Maestro Virtual Set
Wi-Fi Routers, VR sickness, USB Mic Filters
Office Hours for June 18, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:00 - How do you add filters to a USB mic to Zoom for Mac and Windows
6:00 - One ear or two for monitoring headphones
7:00 - Remote audio sports commentary for live TV. Should I use AWS accelerator?
9:30 - Where is the best place to clip a Lavalier
13:10 - Best way to handle video queued up for a theater
15:25 - Bluejeans in videos for Fortune 500 company
16:55 - Best way to keep people from talking over others
19:00 - Rode Video Mic shotgun, problems using with Filmic Pro. Need a battery powered preamp
20:10 - Cisco Webex with multiple viewers, playing YouTube and .MP4 files.
23:10 - Backup plans for if Wifi is not working
25:10 - Have online audiences changed over time?
27:10 - How can I set my Windows 10 to identify all devices
28:10 - Portable audio mixers for live streaming
30:10 - tips for avoiding Quicktime recording freezes and errors
31:30 - Industry conferences, what do you think of the accessability?
36:10 - How can film shooters replay shots
38:00 - Anything found more info on Dimming the ATEM Mini
38:50 - Recommendations for Wifi Routers for streaming
39:55 - How do you mic a classroom
42:40 - Portable Wifi Routers
44:30 - Live Zoominar embed in a website
46:20 - VR sickness
48:40 - Low latency modes in mixer streams
52:00 - Zoom to Facebook, how do you get stats after the event
54:10 - When can we expect new episodes of the teardown
56:40 - Wirecast vs vMix preferences
Carnet for International Travel, Moving Cases, BMD 6K Cameras
Office Hours for June 17, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:46 - Is there a way to connect OBS into Zoom
8:38 - Presentation tips on Zoom (rather than in-person presentation)
14:45 - What system do you recommmend for Q&A engagement (like Zoom)
15:33 - Shading cameras with Davinci using a BMD 6K
16:45 - Wireless access point do you recommend
20:23 - Do you a way to have fallback image when RTMP goes out
23:00 - Ideas for taking a B&W photo and have it come to life
25:38 - Sony RXO Mark 2 Cybershot and CCB WD-1 camera control box as remote controlled Zoom operation
28:15 - Using Royalty free music in commercial streams
33:48 - Moving gear, and wants cases, and shipping options with load-in/out
37:34 - Recommendations for best point to point bi-directional video CDN
42:37 - Recommendations for iOS audio recording with manual audio levels
44:32 - Sending kits to clients, is Powerline networking an alternative
45:21 - regional caching going on in Zoom conferences (cable modem issues)
49:59 - Audio hardware to recommend for YouTube livestream to clean up single user camera setup
54:41 - What's a Carnet and how do you manage it?
58:30 - Best starting lens for a BMD 6K
MixPre 3, Feedback Solutions, Microphone Suggestions
Office Hours for June 16, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:06 - What do you use Streamcam for, and would you use for events?
8:44 - A good NDI video hardware switcher?
9:25 - Differences between the MixPre 3 and USB Pre 2
13:57 - What is the best way to video AR experience from a 3rd person
15:48 - Suggestions on feedback when using speakers and a microphone
23:15 - What's the best studio software on Macbook Air using Samsung s20 as a webcam
25:23 - What do you think sports broadcasting is like post
30:44 - fabric chromakey for a background key with a subject 10-12 inches away
34:44 - mic suggestions for general purpose use
37:12 - Compare Brio and Streamcam
38:12 - What steps do you take for clean audio from remote callers
41:55 - Recommendations for inexpensive fluid head tripod
47:05 - Replacing the Rode Lav Plus clipon for cheap
49:03 - Best combination of settings in Zoom to reduce room noise
50:25 - online tool to hear latency to the micro-second
51:58 - Will a MixPre 3 II work well with 2015 Macbook with 32-bit float
53:23 - Recommendations on head-worn ear pieces
54:52 - Stream from OBS into Zoom. Audio won't work. Windows and Mac.
55:35 - Slating for Identifying, what are good practices?
56:56 - Thoughts on BirdDog NDI system
Firewire to SDI, Headset Microphones, Netflix Style Services
Office Hours for June 12, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:26 - Network bogged down, and wants a good monitoring tool
12:12 - Affordable OTT network solution for a low-budget Netflix style service
15:32 - Video podcast on iPad. What hardware/software should I use?
22:20 - 4066 and 4166 mics: What boom did you use?
25:57 - What mics are you using?
27:20 - Can a long cable (rolled up) cause noise in the signal
34:20 - What is on Alex' teleprompter
35:43 - cheaper than Egato CamLink 4k
38:00 - DAW recommendations for students learning radio production
39:25 - How does the Ursa Broadcast handle in low-light stage with a long throw
45:16 - Looking for a solution to connect Windows 10 to Mac remotely for video editing
49:22 - Good budget headset mic
52:05 - Dynamic mic to PC, what's a good preamp
54:41 - KVM Recommendation for mac in 2 rooms
55:09 - Chrlie Rose Set design
57:01 - Inexpensive test generators
57:27 - Stream that shuts off access.
59:36 - Firewire to SDI
Simultaneous Streaming, Studio Cages, iPad Apps
Office Hours for June 11, 2020
00:00 - Intro
6:00 - Shipping one light to a remote presenter
11:35 - Davinci Resolve: What are the three main things to learn as a beginner
13:50 - How important do you think it is to learn software on both Mac and PC
18:33 - What dedicated hardware encoder would you recommend in the mid-range price
21:40 - Will MixPre3 add improvement over the Focusrite Scarlett Solo
24:28 - Cell phones for cameras image is reversed. Why does this happen, and how to correct
27:55 - CGI software with NDI output for live broadcast, low cost.
30:53 - Suggestions for the $100 portable audio recorder
35:12 - Thoughts on Blackmagic ATEM production 4k Hyperdeck Studio Pro vs Videohub.
38:44 - Should a lighting / equipment cage be built with an electrical conduit or black pipe?
43:47 - Can you play streaming music to other countries if you have licenses in the US
47:24 - Any suggestions for 24/7 playout with schedule
48:00 - How can I do an audio stream only
49:36 - What is best run of show software
51:25 - Replacement for Levelator
52:35 - Are there any issues when setting up a Berhinger SD8 Stage Box
53:40 - Options for Simultaneous Streaming to 2 YouTube sources
56:52 - Have you had experience with Marantz Pro Turret
57:56 - Shot designer on iPad - other iPad apps I should know about?
How to Test Gear, Chromakey, Prosumer camcorders
Office Hours for June 10, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:36 - Top pick for easy to deploy camera
11:42 - Cable news anchors using Zoom see delays. Why is that?
16:00 - Would like cinema related discussions on the show
19:57 - Recommendations for pro-sumer camcorder
24:15 - Best way to label a BNC or XLR cable after it's been terminated
26:58 - Getting my ATEM Mini Pro, is there a good tutorial out there
29:30 - What would be the perfect features for video production in a Mac
34:57 - What does it mean when someone is "Testing" a piece of gear or software
41:00 - Preference of Screen capture: Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, AVID, and Screenflow
42:18 - Best ways to match yourself to a chromakey
43:34 - During mic check, attendees can't see the meter screen.
44:05 - Need to connect Firewire 800 to Drobo on my Mac.
45:05 - Shureplus Motiv App alternatives
46:07 - What are the right lenses for the Micro Studio for remote control
48:44 - Has anyone come across a that explains user routing setup on a Beringer X32 Rack v. 4.01
50:08 - Diversity in hiring help
51:30 - App recommendations for manual camera control (iOS and Android)
52:23 - Second laptop, can I control and multiview from another room.
53:30 - How to get 720p Zoom
55:10 - Biggest piece of gear you had to change out after show was setup
57:10 - can you use a joystick with a Television Studio 4k
57:49 - Which sound devices mixer should you buy for a first timer
58:35 - Minimum distance between subject and green screen.
Networks and NDI, Improve your Skills, HDMI Capture Cards
Office Hours for June 9, 2020
00:00 - Intro
6:35 - Is there a good Dante audio interface that can be managed remotely
10:07 - When you buy new gear, are you solving a problem, or increasing capabilities
13:58 - Has anybody tried the Mozilla conference system
14:27 - Creating a custom return feed to remote person on Skype
17:20 - Are there webinar services available to allow for a whitelabel service
22:35 - When MacOS moves to ARM, will a new version of OpenGL be available
26:06 - Best recommendations for FM transmitters for drive-up graduations
30:09 - What Hardware/software are you using for color calibration
32:38 - Anyone use the Brand Live service to host an event
34:17 - If you have a 1Gbps NDI source and destination, and a 10 Gbps network, does NDI work on it
37:16 - Can anyone recommend a good quality pro level audio mixer with auto atenuation up to 6 channels for live events
41:33 - What books, classes or blogs are out there to improve skills
44:52 - How do you feel about Twitch as a live event platform
47:16 - Anyone using the Decinmator Design 12-G Cross for frame rate scaling
48:38 - Best HDMI capture card that is in stock and under $300
50:54 - Any suggestions for a pop-up drive in movie audio
53:38 - Where is a good place to learn how to do video editing
54:29 - Using a DecLink output card, is there a way in MacOS I can output a single window via hardware feed
Secure Reliable Transport, Elgato Key Lights, Closed Captioning Best Practices
Office Hours for June 8, 2020
00:00 - Intro
6:20 - Explain some uses for SRT (secure reliable transport)
10:43 - Will Blackmagic have plans to support NDI
11:30 - Which Video conferencing services are allowing for ISO out recording
16:03 - What are you using for live streaming audio standard
17:12 - What do you use for surge protection
24:09 - Closed Captioning: Best practices
31:43 - Advise for upgrading a Dell Xeon
34:06 - How noisy are Nanlite 60 Fans
38:05 - Did you do your vMix experiment, and how did it go
38:55 - Elgato Key lights for Zoom, how are they
41:47 - Why is Zoom recording in 25fps, and how to get to 720p
42:51 - How are you using speakers instead of headphones
46:58 - Why not push client's livestream to CDN rather than AWS to CDN
50:26 - What monitor do you like for movie viewing
54:39 - Should I start learning DMX
55:00 - Can Wirecast Go be used for a virtual event where participants are using mobile devices
57:40 - Universal way to mute via hardware that is reliable
Origin of Office Hours, Mounting Arms, PicoMic Wireless
Office Hours for June 5, 2020
00:00 - Intro
5:30 - Why Alex does during mic checks
6:50 - Origin of Office Hours
13:17 - Online graduation in Zoom, want to use breakout rooms, but have the students wander between. Is it possible?
16:00 - What is the best way to manage an audio compressor in workflow: software or hardware
19:35 - What is the arm you mention to mounting monitors
27:47 - Preferred lenses for a Blackmagic micro 4:3 base
34:56 - Suggestions for ceiling mics in a classroom
42:10 - Zoom aspect ratio - 4:3 vs 16:9. Is there a way to force one way or another
44:27 - Using a PicoMic Dual wireless kit, what are people's opinions
50:00 - Zoom H5 as a computer interface, is there software to control the interface
50:51 - What is the best way to switch between Internet connections
52:03 - Concert videography: any fixed cameras with good quality (low light)
53:45 - Suggestions for camera slider
54:44 - Integrating AWS for streaming solutions
55:36 - Any thoughts on cleanly sending a student room back to the presenter room
57:29 - What microphone are you using?
Thinking About Audio Production, Bi-Color and CRI, GPU Acceleration
Office Hours for June 4, 2020
4:27 - On a Ring Light, what does Bi-Color and CRI mean?
9:24 - Streaming a conference, recommendations for simple white label streaming provider
13:20 - What are everyone's thoughts on not encrypting free calls, and giving law enforcement access?
18:52 - What questions should I ask for a client that wants to start streaming
23:20 - Is there a remote desktop application that works with less lag than the built-in-desktop in AWS for vMix
25:07 - Which Macbook Pro to get i7 or i9?
30:52 - Where are the major film making industries in the US, and where are new emerging opportunities
36:45 - What are examples of ways to bring in viewer engagement for streaming services
43:55 - Building a new PC, looking for application for Windows that can transfer files and settings.
45:55 - When do you all think about audio? Do you have a person on site?
51:14 - LiveU, Solo SDI, or Terradeck or Vidu Go for streaming from the field - pros and cons
56:10 - AJA HELO vs Matrox Monarch HDX for streaming (something under $1,500)
57:30 - How will GPU acceleration speed up a transcode from XDCAM to H.264
59:17 - iGlasses for Mac OS - what is a good alternative for Windows
ATEM Fairlight, Lower 3rds, small monitors
Office Hours for June 3, 2020
5:30 - How would you get the main speaker for Zoom call onto the extra small monitor?
9:27 - Samson SE10 is not sounding good (static). What should I check before I send back?
12:10 - Affinity Photo. how can I do lower 3rds without the ATEM plugin from Photoshop?
20:32 - Noticed high end missing in Zoom concerts. Anyone else notice this?
25:00 - What's the best way to mix MixPre3 and Blackmagic Cinema 6K to a Macbook Pro 16 without ATEM mini
31:42 - How is the quality of ATEM min fairlight audio engine. Should processing happen from computer, other device?
37:00 - Should I mirror my video in Zoom or touch up appearance?
40:45 - If you have multiple cloud storage destinations, how do you automatically sync the data?
43:17 - ATEM Television Studio Pro 4k: XLR is broken - what could be the issue?
48:46 - Is there an alternative Blu-Ray Disc menu design program than Encore or Toast?
53:37 - Is Reaper a best alternative to Adobe Audition as I am planning to switch?
55:08 - Why won't Skype notice my Virtual cameras?
56:49 - What should we consider at an SDI capture card for vMix
58:42 - Monitor on a Windows PC, single HDMI out. How can I split for multiple monitors?
Mifi Backup, Lightweight RF Microphone, Streaming to YouTube with High Bitrates
Office Hours for June 2, 2020
5:25 - Which lens should I look at for Blackmagic Pocket 4k for Zoom Meetings
9:29 - What is the best lightweight RF microphone
14:55 - Where are we on the adoption curve of HEVC and H.265
21:35 - What's the recommended solution for Zoom push-to-talk
24:48 - Handy Hints for hardware to keep USB-C from slipping out of the connector
30:07 - Wirecast cannot record ISOs or Rendezvous calls. Any workarounds
31:56 - Any good or bad experiences on the ZiCam E2 Cameras
33:35 - How to hotkey a synced timecode to a spreadsheet using a Mac
37:10 - Streaming to YouTube with a high bitrate - is there a reason way
47:34 - Using a MiFi modem as a backup - Experiences
51:10 - MITTI vs Presenter Pro for external graphics playback
52:25 - Zoom security better as a webinar or meeting?
56:20 - Do you any AWS architecht contacts
58:20 - Any experience with the AONI A13 webcam
59:14 - When you get asked for the cheapest service, what does it include
Video Capture, AWS Elemental, Thunderbolt 3 External Graphics Cards
Office Hours for June 1, 2020
6:15 - Video capture problems on a Mac through ATEM Mini
10:25 - The best steps to great chromakey on an ATEM Mini
19:55 - Is the AWS elemental link available for use, and is there downsides for dedicating use
25:38 - Is there a good resource in setting up a microphone
28:04 - Highlight some of the technology being used on the Space Station
30:55 - Has anyone used VirtualHere for USB, and how it connects to AWS
31:35 - Frame rate vs resolution on Zoom. Recommendations for best quality and frame rate for remote presentations (e.g. Medical Scans)
35:21 - Is there a preferred USB-C PCIe card for older Mac Pro
37:40 - How do you adjust your workflow from a desktop (multiple monitor) to a laptop in the field
39:48 - Thoughts on building a Hackintosh with multiple GPUs for rendering?
44:03 - How to batch audio for a Mac without using Media Encoder
44:34 - What are good ways for video editors using Premiere Pro on MacOS to share content for editing?
45:15 Suggest a solution to transmit audio over Mac screen share
49:29 - Thoughts on Thunderbolt 3 external graphics cards
51:50 - If your audio latency is too high, how do you delay your video to compensate?
57:08 - What type of Mac should I get for video
Streaming clouds, multiview, SRT questions, Speakers vs. Headphones
Office Hours for May 29, 2020
5:00 - Recommend a reliable CDN
9:40 - How about the CNN coverage camera that was left on
12:40 - What's the difference between Wowza streaming engine and cloud
14:33 - What's a typical vocal chain from mic to track with Logic Pro
23:45 - When is it OK to use speakers instead of a headset for audio output?
28:15 - How can we use a MixPre6 to give a sync to a Blackmagic Cinema 4k Timecode
33:33 - VDO 2see webcam freaks out on green screen. Is there a way to fix?
35:05 - A multiview program to ingest SRT to see and hear the audio
36:50 - Hopin.to: what is it, and is it worth it?
41:39 - What's the best software to use to record 3 people that are not in the same room
47:05 - When using hardware encoders for live streaming, how do you troubleshoot performance, and problems?
52:05 - Updating to Mac OS 10.15.05 issues
53:37 - How do I play recorded content with an SRT file to Twitter?
57:50 - ATEM over capture cards on taking load off computer
58:30 - What are some rental houses that offer Halvision Makito encoders
59:00 - Why should you upgrade to ATEM Mini Pro
Does Alex Ever Sleep? Buying Lenses, and Lighting Tips
Office Hours for May 27, 2020
5:55 - a breakdown of Felipe Baez setup (because he's looking so good)
9:30 - What is a non-expensive backlight to highlight the top of your head
12:00 - What services and technologies are good to show remote video at a possible film festival
17:20 - Can Alex slow-walkthrough a hack that forces Zoom to screen share in full HD
20:30 - What did you think of the Mix and show flow of PBS Memorial Day Concert
29:50 - Thoughts on Vimeo Live stream Studio
31:15 - Is anyone using a Tesla Power Wall as a UPS for video?
35:50 - Thought on companies buying big video rigs in this time of COVID
38:30 - Best color temperature for my first video
41:00 - What connectivity specs should his property have to draw professional videographers for streaming events
47:40 - Any tips on balancing key lights and natural lighting
49:50 - Buying a lens for a Blackmagic Cinema Camera 4k for Zoom - what would you choose?
56:15 - Does Alex ever sleep?
Good Livestream Service, USB Audio, iDoTV Update
Office Hours for May 26, 2020
5:50 - Manycam - What is it, and how you're using it
8:18 - Need a live stream service that can stream over 80 hours of content. What's available?
- Side note on copyright and streaming
17:30 - An arm that can be mounted that can hold more weight with distance
24:30 - Best way to set up camera for good eyeline with the monitor
38:40 - Recommend a USB headset with a broader frequency response
42:15 - In MacOS, is there a way to mute audio for the entire Zoom call while leaving audio active for other applications
45:05 - Squadcast has a 4 person limit, and Zencaster has a drift issue. Is there a software or hardware rolution to record audio from 5 people remotely?
47:50 - Is there a way to get NDI in/out of ManyCam?
48:50 - Can I get the ATEM Mini Pro to stream multiple services?
- Side note on future topic using AWS for Live streaming
50:10 - How did you get Internet feed for the iDoTV wedding?
51:50 - Recommend a small-format PTZ camera that works well in low-light
56:35 - Alex's Telestrater
59:20 - Should I get a Focus target, and if so, which one?
Best Lighting Practices, Communicating with A1
May 25, 2020.
7:15 - Best Lighting Practices for Video Calls
14:24 - Can you recommend a ring light
14:50 - Tips for removing computer fan room noise
19:53 - How do I setup YouTube streaming in Zoom without giving permission to Zoom?
25:00 - Panasonic G7 that does video at 1080p. but the wrapper is MP4. Should I just use AVCHD
32:00 - When a show goes off the rails, how do you refocus the show?
41:05 - For large live event audio, do you use sidechained gates on VC output?
48:05 - Where can you see Zoom stream speed?
49:03 - How do you communicate with an A1 at the same time when they are mixing a show?