Turn Your Sony Digital Camera Into A Webcam!

  By Ryley Smith

Sony is jumping further into the digital world with a new Desktop application called Imaging Edge™ Webcam! This new application allows users to easily transform their Sony digital camera into a high-quality webcam by simply connecting it to a PC via USB. Say hello to Live Streams, video conferences, and more all with Sony’s amazing camera quality! Plus, it’s free!!

With one easy step, Imaging Edge™ Webcam will let you take full advantage of Sony’s advanced imaging technology such as industry-leading autofocus, high-resolution picture quality and additional unique features of each compatible camera. 

“Given the growing demand for live streaming and video communication, we’re excited to share a new application that will give so many loyal Sony customers the ability to quickly and easily transform their camera into a highly effective webcam for live streaming, video calls and so much more.” – Neal Manowitz, deputy president of Sony Imaging Products and Solutions Americas.

To start, the application will be compatible with 35 Sony cameras including the Alpha 9 II, Alpha 7R IV, Alpha 7R III, Alpha 7S II, Alpha 7S, Alpha 7 III, Alpha 6600, and the newly announced Alpha 7S III! 

For more information, along with the full list of compatible cameras, and the link to download Imaging Edge™ Webcam, click here!!


Ryley graduated in 2018 from the U of C, with a bachelor in Sociology. With a strong love for writing, and having dabbled in photography, she wanted to take her curious mind and put it towards a more fun and creative future. In her spare time, Ryley finds herself camping, skiing, and fishing. She also loves craft beer and interesting food, ideally together.