How to Set-Up Your Tethered Hardware
If we talk a little bit about connection, most cameras that, well actually all cameras that will tether into Capture One it's just a simple USB connection, so nothing, no more complex than that, you can see here that we're using this great cable, which is really designed for the job by Tether Tools, and also specifically also on the end cable, on this end, just for kind of a bit of safety net and protection is also another little gadget from Tether Tools just to help secure that connection 'cause you know USB connections are quite small, it doesn't go super deep into the camera there's always some clumsy guy like me on set who is gonna, you know, trip over the cable and so on so any sort of security like that is a good thing making a connection like this, the cable obviously is very important and also to observe, you know USB protocols so even if you can buy some, like 20 foot massive USB cable, it won't necessarily tether reliably, so the cables that Tether Tools sell, for example, co...
nform to those specifications so you should have a trouble free connection, USB connection into your laptop is just normal, if you're wondering what this funny little white thing is, 'cause my laptop is USB-C only, one of the new MacBook Pros, so I just need a small converter like that to convert it, otherwise straight into USB if you have any connection issues, 99.9% of the time it's related to USB power or the cables so switch out the cable, if you don't get a reliable connection, quite often you might find another USB port on the Mac gives you a better option, or failing that, a powered USB hub, plenty of those available from all different places, will give you that stable power connection on the USB connection, so just remember use a good quality cable, correct length for USB, try different ports on the Mac if you have an issue, use a powered USB hub for ultimate reliability
Imagine if you could capture, tether, adjust color gradient, and manage files in one program? Enter Capture One and, David Grover, a Capture One educator and expert. In this class, you'll learn how to maximize every shot.
Here's what you'll learn:
With Capture One, manage your photos and edit all in one program for a simple streamlined process.
- The interface and tools, so you can customize a workflow suited to your needs
- Techniques to grow a searchable and automated image catalog
- Ways to simplify your workflow so you can tether and adjust your RAW files WHILE you shoot
- Tips on using the color management tools to get that cinematic crisp look
Software Used: Capture One Pro 10, Adobe Lightroom CC 2015