There are two main ways people are connecting online: Video Conferencing and Live streaming. They’re similar, but the differences are important to know when deciding which is right for you.
Everyone who works at Lightstream believes in the power of creators and helping them see their vision come to life. That’s why we’re all so invested in live streaming. Starting a live stream may seem daunting at first, but here are tips from the Lightstream Crew when you go live. Don’t stress about not being […]
May 27th Changelog New Features STUDIO PROJECTS: The host is now able to change their webcam and microphone inside of a Green Room Improvements STUDIO PROJECTS: Decreased occurrences of video from guests being unable to be seen on stream while their audio is able to be heard STUDIO PROJECTS: Guests will now see their devices […]
Whatever you live stream about, we want to make sure you know it’s easy to fundraise directly in your stream without ever leaving Studio: Tiltify is a third party integration tool that easily pulls into your stream as a layer in Studio. You pick from more than 600 charities, and create a fundraiser as an […]
Ready to hit live? Whether it’s your first live stream or you’re a pro, run through this checklist to make sure you’re set up for the best experience possible: Plan the story arc: what do you want to happen over the course of your stream, and in what order? Map it all out, or develop […]
Live streaming is a perfect at-home activity — with very little setup, you can put good out into the world and feel more connected with others. If you’re looking to test the live streaming waters, here are some ideas to get you started, using what you already have at home: 1. Share your current at-home […]
April 29th Changelog New Features BETA FEATURE – Mobile Guests Green Room guests can now join from their mobile devices Improvements STUDIO PROJECTS: Using the “Select Camera” option on a cropped guest camera will now properly bring in the new camera at the pre-set size Improved product performance on users’ machines Improved optimization & performance […]
Sharing your music with the world is now easier than ever using Lightstream Studio. Thanks to some recent audio capture improvements, you can capture high-fidelity audio right in the browser–no downloads required!
Musicians have it tough when live streaming: The compression removes all details of your audio output (your singing voice, any instruments you’re playing, etc.). That’s why we’ve solved this problem.
Gamers: There’s a long list of streaming platforms, each offering different strengths — from audience size to customizability to special features — so it’s important to consider your goals and your specific audience.