Use your Canon 1100D as a webcam


The Canon 1100D (Digital Rebel T3) can be used as a webcam. Canon has released new software which allows you to connect your camera to your PC and pull a video feed direct, without the need for a capture card!

Here's what you'll need to do:




  1. Install the Canon EOS Webcam Utility Software: Download and install the software on your computer following the instructions on the Canon website.
  2. Connect the camera: Turn off your camera and computer. Connect the camera to your computer using the USB cable.
  3. Turn on the camera: Power on your camera.
  4. Computer Settings: Open your video conferencing application (Zoom, Meet, etc.) or the settings menu where you can choose your webcam. Select the Canon EOS Webcam Utility as your video source.

Additional Tips:

  • Audio: The Canon EOS Webcam Utility only provides video. You will need to use your computer's built-in microphone or a separate microphone for audio during calls.
  • Video Tutorials: There are many video tutorials available online that can walk you through the setup process specific to your operating system YouTube: [search how to use canon eos webcam utility ON YouTube].


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