Webcam and Lighting Tips for Remote Workers
You’ve been asked to work from home amid - oh let’s say - a serious global health crisis. This includes limiting or eliminating your business travel and in-person meetings with customers or suppliers. But you still have to run your business as effectively as possible.
Welcome to Telecommuting and more specifically, virtual meetings and conferences. This guide is designed to help you get the most out of your teleconferencing webcam experience, without breaking the bank in the process.
I initially wrote this short guide at the request of my manager, to assist those new to web conferencing (or perhaps not new but indulging in bad habits) how to make the most out of their webcam presence in a conference, without blowing the budget.
Update - November 2020
As the weeks progressed into months and with Covid-19 hitting most global regions worse than early 2020, my web conferencing set up has evolved. As a result, I've made some updates to my Webcam and Lighting tips article. If you've already read the original piece, here's a quick link to the update.