Complete OBS Master Course to Streaming & Recording Videos
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Complete OBS Master Course to Streaming & Recording Videos

Get Started as a Video Maker and Streamer
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4.4 (37 ratings)
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Created by Chris Navarre
Last updated 8/2019
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Record a variety of video footage using your computer including screencasts and game recordings
  • Stream your live content to YouTube and Twitch
  • Modify the commonly used settings to increase the quality of your recordings
  • Add in as many source elements as you desire to create a customized video display
  • Remove backgrounds from sources using color key / chroma key
  • Eliminating background noise with the microphone noise gate or audio post-production program Audacity
Requirements
  • You'll need OBS before we start the actual tutorials. You can get it for free from the OBS project website.
Description

Learn how to record and stream games, screencasts, vlogs, or video podcasts with Open Broadcaster software. Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) is the best free cross-platform tool for recording videos or streaming to sites like YouTube or Twitch. In this course, you'll learn how to set up OBS to record screencasts or games. We'll cover topics like adding webcams and chroma keying out a green screen to get a talking head effect with no distracting background.

Here's an overview of what you'll find in the course

  • Walkthrough of All the Basics of Using OBS

  • Setup Guides for Screencasting, Gaming, and Vlogging

  • Visual and Audio Filters like Green Screen and Sound Noise Reduction

  • Detailed Settings Guides like How to Install and Change Color Themes for OBS

  • More to come as I create content to flesh the course out in the next few weeks

Who this course is for:
  • This course is especially for people new to video recording and streaming or Open Broadcaster Software.
  • Vloggers who want to record their webcams and microphones
  • Streamers who want to put their game content to Twitch or YouTube gaming live
  • Anyone who wants to screencast their computer (like for teaching or making tutorials)
Course content
Expand all 13 lectures 01:33:12
+ Walkthrough & Basics
4 lectures 54:53

This is my updated guide to OBS intended to take absolute beginners through setup, testing, connection to twitch, and recording and streaming their videos with good settings and filters.

Preview 34:36

Master list for 10 really useful settings that everyone needs to know if you're going to be recording or especially streaming in Open Broadcaster Software (OBS).


- Output Scaled Resolution (Make equal to canvas resolution unless bitrate limited)

- Automatically Remux to MP4

- Output Recording Format Type (MKV)

- Start / Stop Recording (or Streaming Hotkeys)

- Stream Delay

- Microphone and Desktop Device

- Automatically Record when Streaming / Keep Recording when Stream Stops

- Enable Bandwidth Test Mode

- Audio Filters - Noise Surpression & Reaper Filter

- Audio Monitoring

Preview 10:39

Learn the basics of the OBS UI and what each section is there for. Covers scenes, sources, the audio mixer, transitions, and controls.

Preview 06:51

Quick guide on changing your theme inside of OBS. You can find custom themes here https://obsproject.com/forum/list/themes/

Preview 02:47
+ Advanced Video and Sources Setup
5 lectures 20:26

Learn the differences between Display, Window, and Game Capture and which one you should use for your video recording or streaming needs.

OBS Capture Sources - Display vs Window vs Game Capture
04:22
Screencasting with Display Capture (and Black Screen Laptop Graphics Fix)
03:09
Basic Game Capture Setup with Webcam
03:40

Quick guide on how to filter out a green screen background using the Chroma Key filter in OBS.

Filter Green Screen Out with Chroma Key (Webcam / Image)
04:20
+ Audio
2 lectures 08:18

Basics of getting your microphone setup and working inside of OBS. It's important to check your microphone with the audio monitor to make sure it sounds good before you go live with your streaming or recording.

How to Setup, Test, and Monitor Microphone Audio
02:51

Learn how to record with seperate audio channels for your streaming and record to file. You can have 2 or more audio tracks from different sources in the file you save to your computer which is super helpful when you want to edit them in a program like DaVinci Resolve 16.

Split Microphone and Desktop Audio into Different Tracks
05:27
+ Streaming Services
2 lectures 09:35
Twitch Streaming Setup Quick Start Guide for OBS
05:51
YouTube Streaming Setup Quick Start Guide for OBS
03:44