Sling Studio makes multi-camera video manufacturing so rattling straightforward
I like making movies — it’s what I do. So after I come throughout a product that makes my life simpler I get fairly excited and pumped about it and determine to movie a evaluation. The Sling Studio is a enjoyable little piece of that matches all of the enjoyable of a multi-camera video manufacturing into my backpack… and that’s no joke. I used to be very impressed with all the facility and effectivity that was packed into this little studio-on-the-go. I’ve some data and photographs under, however all the pieces you should find out about it’s within the video, so put together the popcorn, invite the household over and revel in.
Some photographs of the product
Ultimate ideas (in case you simply need to know what I believe and never watch the video):
The Sling Studio System does have some limitations, like solely having the ability to join as much as 4 cameras, and you may solely file to Fb Dwell and YouTube reside. However the firm says sooner or later you’ll be capable of add your personal customized RTMP. You can also’t add your personal customized movement graphics for the time being, however can add nonetheless brand and pictures or use the restricted graphics they’ve obtainable. The lag between what you see in actual life and on the iPad could be very noticeable; you actually have to only concentrate on the feed and never look or hearken to the reside motion or it is going to mess you up. Additionally a small annoyance: If you happen to swap between completely different internets the system doesn’t know and doesn’t replace the information to inform you the velocity of the present web velocity — it’s important to manually click on to replace the knowledge.
Even with these hindrances, Sling has created one thing that lowers the barrier to entry for full live-switched productions and it’s superior; I imply, simply having the ability to match the entire thing in a backpack and arrange and swap a shoot rapidly, then edit it’s a recreation changer. If you happen to’re operating a small manufacturing firm, it’s going to avoid wasting you money and time on post-production. The reside streaming appears wonderful, and is simple and clear.
A full-on Tricaster has all of the bells, and we gained’t be eliminating ours anytime quickly, however if you happen to’re in search of a stable various to the Tricaster or so as to add one other weapon to your manufacturing arsenal, I might undoubtedly give the Sling Studio a go.
Written by: Tito Hamze
Hosted by: Tito Hamze
Filmed by: Gregory Manalo, John Murillo, Tito Hamze
Edited by: Tito Hamze
Particular Thanks to Mitch Eason, Joe Seiler, Keven Hempel and Jenni Curtice for letting me shoot at her tea store, Luna Tea.