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Cheap HDMI Capture Cards Compatibility Tests - CameraFi Live

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. Many CameraFi Live users connect a DSLR or camcorder to an Android smartphone using an HDMI capture card and broadcast the video from the external camera to YouTube, Facebook, or Twitch. * If you are new to this or need additional information, please click HERE . As smartphones cannot handle the external devices with large power consumption, we have recommended HDMI capture cards that consume less current. As the products we mainly recommend are from $100 to $300, some of you may think it is too expensive. From the beginning of 2020, the Chinese-made HDMI capture cards have been widely distributed at an affordable price from $10 to $30. The CameraFi Live team purchased the products with the expectation that everyone would create high-quality live videos in a mobile environment if they work well on mobile. We will tell you what products we bought and how the test goes in the two chapters: 1. PRODUCTS 2. COMPATIBILITY TEST PRODUCTS We bought eight diff

How to Add Video Sources and Use PIP(Picture-in-Picture)

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. Today, we will look at the swipe menu’s first feature, VIDEO. Add & Delete Video Sources 1. On the main screen, if you swipe slightly the to the left, the swipe menu would be seen. 2. Click the (+) button and you can choose the main screen’s video source. 3.   You can bring (left)image or (right) video files from your gallery. 4.  You could rotate or reverse it by clicking the video source and selecting the option. The options are: Rotate left 90° Rotate right 90° Reverse left and right Upside down Reset 5. When deleting video source, press  Delete  button to remove.

How to Use Privacy Mode: Secure Your Privacy While Live Streaming

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. In the latest update, the CameraFi Live team added more options to the privacy mode. You can modify the alternative screen and added your social network account. Then, what is privacy mode ? CameraFi Live sends the alternative screen, and the audio is muted for protecting your privacy. It can be used as a standby screen when you are away for a while during the live-streaming or before you start your broadcasting. Let's go to check how to use it! 1. Click the menu button on the right top and select the Privacy button. 2. DONE! It will show as below; We have more options in the screen effect. How can we change it? 1. Go to Settings - Privacy Effect .   2. Choose the option you want. Some options provide dynamic texts and images to add your social media account. You can edit the texts by click {social_media_account1} or the three dots button on the right side. You are also able to change the social media icons . Just select the YouTube and Instag

Privacy Mode Asset, Front Wide-angle Camera, Center Crop, Screen Orientation Lock, etc._V1.28.56.1222

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. We are happy to announce the release of our newest update. Let’s find out what has changed with this update: 1. Add a function to change the privacy mode asset 2. Support front wide-angle camera 3. Add a center crop function 4. Reopen 720p(HD) 60fps resolution option for USB cameras 5. Add a screen orientation lock 6. Change the storage path of SD card on Android 11 7. Fix minor issues(libssl issue, etc.) 1. Add a function to change the privacy mode asset You have more options for the Privacy screen. Privacy mode : CameraFi Live sends the alternative screen and the audio is muted. It can be used as a standby screen when you are away for a while during the live-streaming or before you start your broadcasting. For how-to manual about the privacy mode, please click HERE . 2. Support front wide-angle camera The wide-angle camera, which was only available on the rear camera, is also supported on the front camera as well. With the camera rotation button on

[Video] The Most Creative App for Live Streaming, CameraFi Live

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. The CameraFi Live team uploaded a new 1-minute video that shows various features in CameraFi Live. Please watch the video below; For how-to manuals for the features in the video, please refer to the YouTube video description. - Download:  https://goo.gl/2auA7F Thank you!

How to Live Stream with a DSLR Camera on Your Android phone

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. CameraFi Live provides a function to broadcast with an external camera that supports USB UVC(USB Video Class). You can connect wired cameras such as wearable cameras, webcams, microscopes, and endoscopes directly. Or, your DSLR cameras, camcorders, and drones can be used as a video source in your live-streaming with an HDMI-UVC capture card. If you have a professional broadcasting camera, it is also available with SDI to UVC capture card. Recently, there was a big problem of blocking the USB UVC device in the Android OS 10 smartphones. We were looking for various solutions and provided a separate app to find a way to support USB cameras in Android OS 10 as well. CameraFi Live team asked the smartphone manufacturer to solve the issue quickly, and it seems to be resolved from the latest devices by updating their software. ( Related Notice ) For using UVC cameras, you need to connect your camera directly to the USB port in your smartphone. If your c

[Video] Four New Scoreboard Effects Are Released.

Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. I'd like to share you the YouTube video about four recently released scoreboard effects. -  https://youtu.be/EGAh4r0iZow For how-to manual about the feature, please go to the link below; -  https://blog.camerafi.com/2020/01/manual-how-to-use-motion-graphicseffects.html If you are curious about other effect videos, play the playlist! You can check the effects added to CameraFi Live. -  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY6G8AGWkx5D_NOH2JwwF25jg5-sgP4um We hope you can use the newly added scoreboard effects to make a better live-streaming. If you have any questions about the effect function or app, please leave us a comment below or send us the email via apps.help@vaultmicro.com. Thank you!

How to Delete Upcoming Livestream on YouTube

Hi, this is CameraFi Live team. If there are a lot of upcoming livestreams left on YouTube live video library, it might cause errors when starting YouTube live-streaming. Then, how can you delete them? 1. Go to the YouTube Live Control Room at the link below; -  https://www.youtube.com/live_dashboard_splash 2. Select the Manage menu on the left. 3. Select the unnecessary live stream to click and click the More actions button. 4. Click the Delete forever button. 5. Confirm the message to delete the upcoming live videos. Then, try YouTube live-streaming again in CameraFi Live. If the process does not solve your problem, please send us the email through CameraFi Live's Settings - Feedback - Report a bug. Thank you.

How to Solve When My Premium Subscription Is NOT Working (Google Play Store) (EN/ID)

Bagaimana cara memperbaiki saat langganan premium saya TIDAK bekerja. (tutorial dalam bahasa Indonesia) Hi, this is the CameraFi Live team. CameraFi Live provides the Google in-app subscription product. To use the premium features, you can purchase monthly or annual subscription. Some users report a issue that CameraFi Live is appeared as a free version even though they paid. In this situation, you need to check: 1. If your subscription is active. 2. If you download CameraFi Live with the Google account you paid. HOW TO CHECK A SUBSCRIPTION STATUS If your payment method has expired or you canceled a subscription, the subscription might not be active. 1. Go to Google Play Store and select the hamburger menu at the top left. 2. Select the Subscriptions tab to make sure if the subscription is enabled. 3. If you you made a subscription with the account you are currently logged into, you can check the payment details as follows. If you do not have the subscription, it will show as below; In