Official Nikon software lets you turn your Nikon camera into a webcam

Official Nikon software lets you turn your Nikon camera into a webcam
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Nikon has announced new software that will enable Nikon users to turn their camera into a fully functioning webcam. The beta version of the software, named Webcam Utility, will enable a select number of Nikon mirrorless or DSLR cameras to be used as a webcam in conjunction with Windows computers (unfortunately it doesn't appear that Mac users will currently be able to use this software). 

Due to be released in early August 2020, this software release means that Nikon joins other major camera manufacturers, such as Canon, Panasonic and Fujifilm, that have released software to turn their cameras into webcams. 

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