With the global pandemic at it’s worst, Work From Home, Online Classes and Meetings have taken over the physical world. While most our smartphones come with great cameras, working from phone is difficult and except the MacBooks, almost all the Laptops come with the worst camera. Sony Electronics Inc. today announced the release of a new Desktop application called Imaging Edge Webcam which allows users to easily turn their Sony digital camera into a high-quality webcam by simply connecting it to a PC through USB at no cost.
Imaging Edge Webcam enables users to connect a Sony camera to a PC in one simple move to live stream and video conferencing while also taking full advantage of Sony’s advanced imaging technology such as industry-leading auto-focus, high-resolution image quality and additional unique features of each compatible camera. Neal Manowitz, deputy president of Sony Imaging Products and Solutions Americas said,
“We will continue to adapt and evolve to meet the needs of our customers. Their voice is critical to everything that we do in this industry. Given the growing demand for live streaming and video communication, we’re excited to share a new application that will give so many loyal Sony customers the ability to quickly and easily transform their camera into a highly effective webcam for live streaming, video calls and so much more.
The full list of compatible camera models are as listed below,
Alpha 9 II, Alpha 9, Alpha 7R IV, Alpha 7R III, Alpha 7R II, Alpha 7S II, Alpha 7S, Alpha 7 III, Alpha 7 II, Alpha 6600, Alpha 6400, Alpha 6100, RX100 VII, RX100 VI, RX0 II, RX0, Digital Camera ZV-1, Alpha 7S III and more.
You can download the software from here.