Creating a great looking stream as a console content creator shouldn’t require a high end gaming PC or capture card, but you will need a basic computer or laptop for initial setup. With our Lightstream Gamer Project, you can do all the things that pro streamers do to increase audience engagement like add text, branded […]
Hi everyone, you can now use the Twitch Xbox App or Playstation Twitch integration to stream to Lightstream and then to Twitch. UPDATED AUGUST 28, 2020. For Xbox Gamers: Lightstream is now an available destination in the Twitch Xbox App. That means the DNS setup described below is no longer required. Just set your destination […]
Through live streaming, you can create any experience you want, right from your home. It’s pretty magical how a few simple changes to your screen can transform a broadcast. We put our heads together to share some of our favorite pointers and resources for making really good looking streams. Common Design Elements We intentionally built […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.