Setting up my Canon DSLR as a webcam on MacBook Pro

How to setup DSLR as webcam on macOS - Software + hardware needed for better videos

Documenting my DSLR external cam setup on a MacBook Pro for better video quality. #RemoteLife

Published on April 23, 2021


Honestly, I prefer to have audio-based meetings and calls when I can. Video calls, Zoom or Meet meetings, are also great for remote distributed teams, though. We get a chance to connect and gain more context from expressions and reactions.

I wanted to upgrade my webcam setup, and happen to have an older Canon DSLR lying around that doesn’t get much use nowadays. So, it made sense to ...

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