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Contribution on low budget

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So we would like to take video contributions from anyone, but transmitting from location is traditionally very expensive. The leader of the pack are the products from TeraDek, and you should for proper production and broadcast consider these products.

But now, the poor mans version.

FMLE -> RTMP stream -> crtmpserver -> RTSP stream -> vMix/Vidblaster Stream Input RTSP over TCP -> External SDI -> CasparCG

The building blocks
Flash Media Live Encoder ( Mac or Windows )
Still probably one of the standards and used by a number of other products to be able to stream. This can be used stand alone as it takes a video and audio input, or with a number of software mixer. It is also available for Mac and Windows.
We will use the RTMP streaming and you need to match the output quality and data rate to what bandwidth is available.

The "FMS URL" and "Stream" will be where we are running the crtmpserver.
CRTMPserver ( Linux )
Small project that I think has gone un…