Stream wildlife and nature.
Animal videos are extremely popular on the internet. Start with live streaming to gain views, fans, and even a chance to go viral.
Since live streaming captures the daily routine of both animals and potentially their caretakers, streaming presents a great opportunity to raise awareness about wildlife.
Add a QR code to your stream to share additional content with your audience or as a contactless donation drive.
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Compact flat-faced dome perfect for installation at tourist attractions. Highlights: IR illumination, HDTV 1080p, forensic WDR, lightfinder, 105° horizontal field of view
Streamlined outdoor-ready HDTV 1080p fixed dome with excellent image quality in all lighting conditions. Highlights: HDTV 1080p, 60 fps, lightfinder 2.0, forensic WDR, optimizedIR illumination, two-way audio and I/O connectivity, IR illumination
Full-featured all-around 4K fixed bullet camera. Highlights: 4K at 25/30 fps, optimizedIR illumination, forensic WDR, lightfinder, I/O ports and audio support, varifocal (109 - 37°)
Heavy-duty pan-tilt-zoom camera with long-range Optimized IR illumination. Highlights: HDTV 1080p, 30x optical zoom Long-range Optimized IR illumination (400 m / 1300 ft range), 1/2" sensor for high dynamic range, lightfinder, 60fps, WDR
TIP: Use pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) cameras to create a camera tour: choose a series of preset positions and have the camera move between them automatically, pausing at each position for a pre-defined amount of time. Make your camera tour stand out by adding a custom-made graphic overlay with CamOverlay App.
CamStreamer App is a smart application for streaming live video directly to Youtube, Facebook and many other platforms. With CamStreamer installed, Axis IP cameras don't require additional equipment to stream content.
CamOverlay App a smart application which enables dynamic and graphic overlays directly on an Axis IP camera. Set up is easy and both presets and custom options are available.
CamSwitcher App is an in-camera ACAP app that allows you to manage outgoing live broadcasts from your camera. Edit audio and video output from up to five cameras, add video clips and audio tracks locally stored on a SD card: all in real-time.
CamScripter App is a unique application that allows you to run micro apps directly on an Axis IP camera. Works great along Axis Events in situations where using Axis Events only isn't enough. You can choose from presets or tailor-made micro apps.
User-friendly and free to use, YouTube is one of the most popular platforms for video streaming with a wide variety of supported devices including smart TVs.
Facebook Live is a great way to deliver live content to an audience that has already shown an interest in your business. The maximum length of live feed is 8 hours. Video resolution is limited to 720p.
Dacast is a paid service offering features free platforms lack: no ads, password-protected video, paywall, and no limit for videos embedded on your webpage.
Vimeo Live is an ad-free paid video platform popular with creative professionals, known for hosting art and educational live streams. Pay-per-view is supported for live videos.
Find out more about our apps and how they synergize. Visit our Solutions gallery featuring livestreams utilizing various graphic overlays and integrations.
Security cameras make great bird cams. For bird-watching sites with a poor internet connection, such as the Foothills Birds project based near Brown-Lowery Provincial Park in Alberta, Canada, CamStreamer solves the issue of limited mobile data by scheduling live streams for daylight hours only. The stream runs simultaneously on the project's website and YouTube with a countdown to the start of the stream and a birdseed sponsorship message, both added to the feed via CamOverlay App.
To keep in touch with their fans during the covid-19 lockdown, Melbourne Zoo launched a YouTube live stream called Animals At Home using CamStreamer App. To keep fans from different time zones engaged during nighttime hours when the animals were asleep, the zoo used CamOverlay App to add overlay graphics with a QR code, encouraging viewers to use the code to watch prerecorded content in the meantime.