Stay Connected with High Quality Video
    Using your Canon Camera

    As the world is relying more on video calls and live-streaming on a daily basis, whether to stay connected with families, having a sales call, getting an education or simply to keep each other updated, the quality of these connections is crucial. Canon has developed the EOS Webcam Utility to bring easy-to-use, plug-and-play, webcam-like functionality to Canon cameras. Let your compatible Canon camera double-up as a high-quality webcam now!

    compatible with

    Compatible with many web conferencing applications, allows you to stay connected.

    live streaming

    With your Canon camera, you could provide better broadcast experience for your audiences and fans with the smooth motion and crisp details.

    Eye detection af

    Harness the superior AutoFocus technology of your Canon camera so your face or eye is in focus at all times.

    low light visibility

    Enjoy high resolution output for web calls and live streaming even in low-light indoor environments.

    Video Quality Comparison

     

    Compatible Applications

    EOS Webcam Utility is currently compatible with the following applications:

    Zoom Facebook Live Discord
    Skype Facebook Messenger Streamlabs
    Cisco Webex YouTube Live Open Broadcaster Software (OBS)
    Google Meet Microsoft Teams Slack
    Google Hangouts    

    Guide to Use EOS Webcam Utility

    Install EOS Webcam Utility

    1. Select either Windows or macOS* version when downloading.
    2. Install it onto your computer.
    3. Once completed, restart your computer.
    4. It would not show up as an application but enables the use of compatible Canon cameras on your computer.

    *Currently, only Windows version is available. macOS version would be released soon.

     

    Prepare Your Camera

    1. Turn on your camera.
    2. Locate the Mode Dial / Mode Switch / Mode Button Interface on your camera.
    3. Set the camera to video mode* (Movie Mode).
    4. Set the camera to your desired exposure. 

    *Optimal settings: Full HD and frame rate of 30p (29.97p) or 24p (23.98p).

     

    Connecting Your Camera

    1. Locate the USB port on your camera. 
    2. Insert compatible USB cable* into camera's USB port.
    3. Insert the other end of the USB cable into your computer's USB port. 

    *Different cameras have different USB type and may not come bundled with camera.

     

    Selecting Your Camera

    1. Go to your desired conferencing or streaming application.
    2. Look for Audio / Video settings within the application*.
    3. Select EOS Webcam Utility under Camera.
    4. Make sure Audio input is from your computer or external microphone**.

    *Different applications would have different layouts.
    **EOS Webcam Utility does not transmit audio.

     

    Ready to Go!

    Once setup is completed, you're ready to use your compatible Canon camera to connect with your friends or fans with high quality video. 

     

    Compatible Cameras

    EOS R5EOS 5D Mark IIIEOS 100DPowerShot SX70 HS
    EOS R6EOS 5D Mark IVEOS 200DPowerShot G7 X Mark III
    EOS M200EOS 5DSEOS 200D IIPowerShot G5 X Mark II
    EOS M50EOS 5DS REOS 600D
    EOS M6 Mark IIEOS 6DEOS 700D
    EOS REOS 6D Mark IIEOS 750D
    EOS RPEOS 7DEOS 760D
    EOS RaEOS 7D Mark IIEOS 800D
    EOS-1D XEOS 60DEOS 850D
    EOS-1D X Mark IIEOS 70DEOS 1100D
    EOS-1D X Mark IIIEOS 77DEOS 1200D
    EOS-1D CEOS 80DEOS 1300D

    EOS 90DEOS 1500D


    EOS 3000D


    For macOS

    The macOS version is still under development and would be released soon.