Live Streaming Using Canon Powershot SX420 IS

Canon SX420 IS

Canon SX420 IS

"Hi there,

I would like to know if there's any way I can use my Canon Powershot sx420-IS as a webcam to do live stream on FB or Youtube?"


Thanks for your question about using Your Canon Powershot SX420 IS as a webcam for live streaming. That seems to be a hot topic now that the restrictions from the Covid-19 pandemic are affecting how we meet and socialize.

Canon makes software specifically for some of its cameras to be used as webcams. The SX420 IS is not listed as one of them. You'll find related posts that will help you:
CANON POWERSHOT WEBCAM
CANON SX50 AS A WEBCAM

Please let me know how you make out,
Good Luck
Bruce





Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Ask The Canon Geek.


Author Bruce Lovelace
Bruce Lovelace Signature

Bruce Lovelace is the publisher of Canon Camera Geek. Read more about him on the About Page. He also publishes how to articles and camera gear reviews at the Photography Tips website.

View some of Bruce's photos on Instagram  and Flickr  Join the Tribe: YouTube. Visit the Canon Geek FaceBook Group. Bruce runs photo workshops and provides 1 on 1 digital photography coaching.







You might like these



Search for articles on this Site:


Recent Articles

  1. Answers to Fix Canon Rebel t3i Issues

    May 29, 20 06:18 AM

    Questions and answers to fix Canon Rebel t3i camera Issues

    Read More

  2. Canon 6D as Webcam?

    May 29, 20 05:47 AM

    I see that Canon has released their EOS Webcam Utility Beta, but it doesn't seem like it works with the 6D. Is there any workaround to be able to use the

    Read More

  3. Canon G12 Lens Stuck

    May 26, 20 07:02 PM

    Bruce, I have a Canon G12 where the lens is stuck in the open and extended position and does not retract. The camera shuts itself off and says that there

    Read More



Sign up for a monthly update

Enter Your E-mail Address
Enter Your First Name
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Canon Geek Newsletter.