Live video productions contain these four majors steps:
Status display, show settings, start/stop button, X-keys, remote controls and several display options for multiviews.
The first column contains input and media sources, e.g. cameras, audio, video call-ins multimedia files, screen captures + more. You will create, configure and select all your audio and video sources here. You can configure video and audio inputs, as well as real-time video effects.
The Layer Stack contains all elements which compose the final video, like cameras, video switcher, Audio Channels, PTZ camera control, camera placer, Lower Thirds, split views, Picture-In-Picture (PIP) and more.
Layer preview, control settings and parameter of the active layer.
Multiview column style – mimoLive supports several options for multiview setup.
Output destinations: ISO File Recording, NDI® Broadcast, Live Streaming, Fullscreen Playout, Playout to Blackmagic Design hardware.
Preview the final program output.
mimoLive* supports various input sources. Here is the complete list of all available input sources.
|Video||Video source is used for any HDMI, SDI, USB camera connected to your mac. It combines the video and audio input if available.|
|Blackmagic Design Video||Use Blackmagic Design Hardware as video sources in mimoLive.|
|NDI® Video Source||Connect to any NDI enabled device on the network and use it as a video source in mimoLive.|
|iOS Device Video||This source let you display the screen of your iOS device connected to your Mac with a cable.|
|Audio||Configure a audio only source if you need to add audio on a separate path to your video production.|
|Media Playlist||Playback a list of media files of different types (stills, audio tracks or movies)|
|mimoCall™||Video Call feature of mimoLive. Connect your interview or podcast guest remotely to your live stream show via a web browser.|
|IP Camera (RTSP)||Add an RTSP input source to your mimolive document.|
|Last recording||If you have a File Recording Output Destination in your mimoLive document, this source will get pushed the last recorded movie file path and can play it back instantly.|
|Screen Capture & Screencast||Use this source to capture your Macs desktop screen. If you have two displays, use one display for controlling mimoLive and the second one to record your screencast.|
|Social Media||Social Media sources let you retrieve data from Social Media services, like Facebook Reactions, YouTube comments and such.|
|Web Browser Capture||This source provides a window capture of a web browser. You can capture entire web pages or portions of it.|
|Window Capture||The Window Capture source lets you grab a windows from any apps or a part of them for use in any layer that supports a video source.|
|Motion-JPEG||Many internet webcams have a built-in motion-JPEG-server (including the cameras by AXIS). You can grab them with this source.|
|Placeholder||If you are currently setting up a document but don’t have all the hardware around then you can fill in a placeholder with configurable letters.|
|Slideshow||Add still images to your document and present them as a slideshow.|
|Sports Team Data (optional)||For team games of any kind this data source provides the information of a single team. This is part of the Sports Graphics Addon.|
|Syphon Video Receiver||The Syphon Video Receiver source receives video data from other Syphon Video Servers, including mimoLives built-in Syphon Sender layer. Many 3rd party video apps supports this standard.|
|Text||The Text source let you create text on a background quick and easy.|
|Video Output Test||If you are certain about your video pipeline you can use this video source to check if every pixel is processed correctly throughout your setup.|
|AV Sync Test||This Source is for diagnostic purposes. It creates a blinking video and synchronized sound, so that the Output Destinations can be tested for sync issues.|
mimoLive contains a large set of layers. Some layers contain graphic elements, animations, video placeholder or even a combination of all of these.
Refer to Layers, Settings and Variants for more information about how layers work.
|Box||Add a graphic box, constant or gradient background color, transform position and dimensions.|
|Breaking News||Adds a banner for breaking news display.|
|Burning Text||Animation of burning text.|
|Clouds||Add clouds in the foreground and background for an animated effect.|
|Comments||The Comments layer allows you to display comments from YouTube and Facebook in your Live Stream.|
|Count down||A customisable count down.|
|Cycling Sponsor Logos||Cycling through up to 10 graphics, customise duration and appearance.|
|Date and Time||Display a digital date and time in your video.|
|Facebook Reactions||This layer displays the reactions (aka. “Likes”) of a particular Facebook Post.|
|Flying Text||Text animation|
|Follow||Closeup which automatically follows based on face tracking|
|Graph 3D||3d graphic animation of data.|
|Heading with Object||Headline with an animation of a rotating dice. Graphics can be customised.|
|Instant replay||The Instant Replay layer buffers the last couple of seconds of the layers below or a video source for instant replay.|
|Interview||Split screen for 1on1 interviews.|
|iOS Device Demo||Screen mockup for screencasts of iOS devices. Contains: iPhone 3,4,5,6, X; iPad 2, mini;|
|iOS Device Demo 3D||Screen mockup for screencasts of iOS devices. Contains: iPhone 4,5,6, X; iPad 2;|
|Lower Third||Lower Third Pack 1 purchase separately|
|Made with mimoLive||Show some love and use this animation within your show.|
|PIP Window||Customizable Picture-In-Picture|
|Placer||Standard placer to add a video source to your stream.|
|Placer with Transition|
|PTZ Controller||Control your PTZ camera, save presets and use shortcuts to move to presets.|
|PTZOptics Controller||Custom controller for PTZ cameras from PTZOptics.|
|Quick Look 3D|
|Social Media Likes|
|Source with Distortion|
|Static Text||Add 2D or 3D text elements|
|Station Logo||Add your logo to your stream.|
|Syphon Video Sender||Send your layer stack up to this layer via Syphon to another application or mimoLive instance running on the same Mac.|
|Table||Organise content in a table.|
|Three Up||Three videos in a row.|
|Twitch Chat||Receive chats from your twitch stream.|
|Video Output Text||Useful for testing your workflow|
|Video Switcher||The center of almost all live video shows. Switch up to 9 video sources.|
|Video Sync Meter||This layer will help to figure out which video signal is delayed.|
|Waving Flag||For flag lovers and Dr. Sheldon Cooper (Fun with Flags)|
|Weather Forecast||Make your own weather forecast.|
|Weather Map||Create a weather map.|
|World News||Animation of the rotating globe.|
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