Chat from 2021-04-22 OBS workshop


From Mark Percy to Everyone : Virtual Audio Cables Doc https://docs.google.com/document/d/11FUjo2uYU5GGvqSHaJbNNkkU8hERrHSusPoI7gxATkE/edit?usp=sharing

From Noreen Grice to Everyone : How do you do scrolling text?

From Sarah Abotsi-Masters to Everyone : How do you set up 300 film canister rockets at the same time??!!!!

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : How do you keep audio in synch with your video?

From Sean Gillette to Everyone : http://bit.ly/OBS-Train

From Katy Downing to Everyone : Sean, can you share what webcam and mic you got?

From Sean Gillette to Everyone : Webcam - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B088D3Y2YC?pd_rd_i=B088D3Y2YC&pd_rd_w=t9znG&pf_rd_p=ee186ce0-6bf7-4893-85b9-f3368b019e0f&pd_rd_wg=yLMyH&pf_rd_r=ZNJEFZF6B3ZJPG3AHBPW&pd_rd_r=7527900b-e1df-4a25-84a0-9a0898b20a1e

From Sean Gillette to Everyone : Mic - https://www.amazon.com/Blue-Snowball-Condenser-Microphone-Cardioid/dp/B014PYGTUQ/ref=sr_1_4?crid=39AKQOICTG508&dchild=1&keywords=blue+snowball+mic&qid=1619125128&s=electronics&sprefix=blue+snow%2Celectronics%2C220&sr=1-4

From Katy Downing to Everyone : thanks Sean!

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : I have a green blanket from IKEA, but it isn't lime green. It works in Zoom, but I can't get it to work in OBS.

From Gary Purinton to Everyone : I use two green beach towels and a cheap mobile coat rack.

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : Thank you. That helps.

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : Which scene transitions are best?

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : Which is better to record, mkv of mp4?

From Adam Thanz to Everyone : Mkv is for vlc player. Mp4 is universal

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : I make 5-6 minute .mp4 videos in OBS, and they are too big to email.

From Adam Thanz to Everyone : I recommend using Handbrake

From Carole Holmberg to Everyone : thanks Adam, I will try!

From Chris Chandler to Everyone : It may default to a high bitrate, which isn't always necessary for a given video.

From jon elvert to Everyone : Need to go. This has been very beneficial. Hope there will be an available recording.

From Karrie to Everyone : Yep, I'm recording it. Thanks for joining us, Jon!

From Léon Snyman to Everyone : VLC also allows videos to be compressed and saved - File - Convert / Stream

From Chris Chandler to Everyone : Yeah, I'm interested in reviewing a few portions.

From Chris Chandler to Everyone : +1 Léon

From Gary Purinton to Everyone : PTZ Optics offers some interesting sessions on streaming.

From Gary Purinton to Everyone : PTZ also has a free book introducing streaming.