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Free Cam Alternatives for Mac

Free Cam is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is OBS Studio, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Free Cam and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Free Cam are Camtasia Studio, ActivePresenter, CleanShot X and Adobe Captivate.

Free Cam alternatives are mainly Screen Recorders but may also be Screenshot Capture Tools or Screen Casting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Free Cam.
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  1. OBS Studio icon

    OBS Studio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • Steam
    • FreeBSD
    142 alternatives to OBS Studio 

    OBS Studio (also known as Open Broadcaster Software, or OBS) is a screen-casting and live-streaming software available across multiple platforms including macOS, Windows and Linux. Boasting features typically only found in commercial screen recording apps, OBS also provides one...

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    1.  Virtual camera outputUse the output from OBS Studio as your webcam's primary video source.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsOBS Studio can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Dark ModeOBS Studio supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    4.  Transitions EffectsOBS Studio allows you to apply transition effects between two different scenes/pages using pre-loaded or custom animated transitions.
    5.  RTMP Live StreamingOBS Studio supports the Real Time Messaging Protocol to connect an encoder with a server.
    6.  Live Video EffectsOBS Studio lets you edit your video input in real time to apply new image values or add filters.
    7.  Multi-streamingWith OBS Studio you can live streaming to multiple channels simultaneously.
    8.  Screen SharingYou can use OBS Studio to share your screen with your colleages or friends.
    9.  Custom overlaysOBS Studio allows you to add custom images or videos on top of your composition.
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    Most users think OBS Studio is a great alternative to Free Cam.
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    Camtasia Studio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    200 alternatives to Camtasia Studio 

    Produce videos for the web using the industry-leading H.264 format. No tweaks or technospeak, just sparkling HD-quality video with compact file sizes...every single time. Two existing production presets (blog and web) and three new presets (YouTube, HD display, and Screencast.

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    ActivePresenter

    • Mac
    • Windows
    104 alternatives to ActivePresenter 

    ActivePresenter is a solution for creating screencast videos, handouts, manuals, documentation, and interactive training presentations. With the full-featured editor, ActivePresenter allows you to edit audio/video, tweak the look and feel of content, and define the branched...

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    CleanShot X

    • Mac
    168 alternatives to CleanShot X 

    CleanShot X is a lightweight and fast screen capturing and recording tool for your Mac.

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    1.  Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    2.  OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
    3.  Full-page ScreenshotCleanShot X can capture complete (scrolling) web pages from your web browser.
    4.  Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
      The image-editor which appears to make annotations on screen-captures.
      The way how it should work when capturing a image, is adjustable.
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      Adobe Captivate

      • Mac
      • Windows
      30 alternatives to Adobe Captivate 

      Adobe Captivate is a rapid responsive authoring tool that is used for creating elearning content such as software demonstrations, software simulations, branched scenarios, and randomized quizzes in Small Web Formats (.swf) and HTML5 formats.

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    • Shottr icon

      Shottr

      53 alternatives to Shottr 

      Shottr is a small, fast, human-sized screenshot app built for those who care about pixels. It was crafted with Swift, optimized for M1, and is completely free at the moment.

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      1.  OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
      2.  Color PickerShottr allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
      3.  Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
      4.  Full-page ScreenshotShottr can capture complete (scrolling) web pages from your web browser.
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    • Loom icon

      Loom

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Google Chrome
      152 alternatives to Loom 

      Easy and free screen recorder for Mac, Windows, and Chromebooks. Record your camera and screen with audio directly from your Chrome browser and share the video with your team, friends, and family.

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      ScreenFlow

      • Mac
      97 alternatives to ScreenFlow 

      Capture the contents of your entire desktop at the same time as your video camera, microphone and computer's audio. Sophisticated editing tools allow you to create incredible screencasts in no time.

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      Debut

      • Mac
      • Windows
      102 alternatives to Debut 

      Debut is a screen capture and video recording software that records videos from your screen, webcam or other video devices. Capture your entire desktop or a selected portion and save the recorded videos as avi, flv, wmv or other video file formats.

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    • HitPaw Screen Recorder is beyond a screen recorder. It is also a live streaming software with interesting elements to make your live streaming more attractive.

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