Below is an example image of a simple Production Truck setup and the necessary equipment. Additionally, there are explanations as to the purpose of each piece. 

  • Camera - captures video of the event. 
  • HDMI/SDI cable - video content of camera travels along the cable to the Capture Device
  • Capture Device - transforms the video signal from the camera and into a format the computer can understand
  • Thunderbolt - powers and transmits the signal from the Capture Device to the computer, this is Mac specific. 
  • USB Cable - transmits the signal from the Audio Mixer to the computer, this is optional. 
  • Audio Mixer - allows for the capture of multiple audio signals and audio from headsets for commentary, this is optional. 

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