Ecamm Live is an all-in-one live streaming production platform for Mac, that allows anyone to create professional quality live or pre-recorded video content.
The following article will teach you how to add your Singular overlays into Ecamm Live.
Note that this tutorial only works with the Ecamm Live "Widgets Overlay" feature. This feature is only available to Pro Ecamm Live users and also requires Mac OS 10.13 or newer.
Prepping the Overlays
Before you can output your overlays with Ecamm, you have to prep them in Studio. If you already know how to do this, skip this step.
A - Log into Singular, Download a Theme
Sign up for Singular (if you haven't already), log in to your Dashboard, and download a free theme from the Marketplace. To access the Marketplace, hit the "New" button in the upper left corner and select "Market".
Selecting "New" and then "Singular Market"
Downloading a theme
If you need a more thorough explanation, check out a quick tutorial on how to do the previous steps, here.
B - Open up your theme into Studio, prepare your overlays.
Right click on your newly downloaded theme, select "Open with" and then choose "Studio". This is the Control Application you will use to prepare and operate your live overlays.
Right clicking on theme, selecting "Open with" and then choosing "Studio"
Prepare your overlays by choosing the "Auto Playlist" button from the three dot menu in the upper right corner and then updating the contents of the overlays within the Overlay Editor.
Selecting "Auto Playlist"
Editing overlay contents in the "Overlay Editor"
To learn more Studio overlay operation tips, click here.
Outputting with Ecamm Live
1 - Login
2 - Select Show/Hide Overlays button
3 - Choose Browser button
In the new Overlays pop up window, select the browser button.
4 - Populate information
Add in your desired Display Name for this layer, paste in your Control App Output URL and customize your Widget Options with your desired Width, Height and Frame Rate.
We recommend matching your with and height to the resolution of your video. You'll also need to select 30 FPS for frame rate. Lastly, you can simply choose the "Fill Entire Frame" option and ignore the Width and Height.
5 - Stream to destination
With your overlays successfully on top of your webcam video, you can now stream to your desired destination (bottom right corner menu).