MixEffect University

Welcome to MixEffect University, the site to learn how to master MixEffect and use other video production tools.

MixEffect Labs ⚪️ Silver and 🟡 Gold members get access to MixEffect University as part of their membership.

📓 Courses

MixEffect Labs ⚪️ Silver and 🟡 Gold members get access to MixEffect University as part of their membership.

Courses form the backbone of MixEffect University. Right now, there are courses on Connection, Color Generators, and SuperSource, with more to come!

📝 Quizzes

Quizzes appear at the end of many lessons to assess your level of comprehension of the material. While you are being graded, you can retake quizzes as many times as you want until you get that A+ 100% score!

📚 Reader Exercises

Reader exercises appear in some lessons to help you apply what you’ve learned to real-world use cases that will up-level your video productions and workflows.

▶️ Start Learning!

Jump into your first course below and start learning! New courses, lessons, and quizzes are being added weekly, so be sure to bookmark this page and come back often.


  • Introduction to MixEffect

    4 Lessons

    Take a tour of MixEffect and learn key terms that will be used throughout the rest of the courses in MixEffect University.

  • Connection

    7 Lessonsin

    Learn the basics of configuring and connecting MixEffect to your ATEM switcher.

  • Color Generators

    2 Lessonsin

    Learn all about color generators in MixEffect and your ATEM switcher.

  • SuperSource

    16 Lessonsin

    Learn all about SuperSource, a powerful multi-box compositing engine on select ATEM switchers.

  • Streaming

    9 Lessonsin

    Learn how to use MixEffect to control streaming on your ATEM Mini Pro and ATEM Mini Extreme switchers.

  • Recording

    6 Lessonsin

    Learn the ins and out of recording your Program output and other video outputs from your ATEM switchers.

  • Macros

    7 Lessonsin

    Learn how to create and run macros on your ATEM switcher. See how MixEffect can organize and visualize your macros above and beyond Blackmagic Design’s ATEM Software Control.

  • Auxiliary

    3 Lessonsin

    This is a MixEffect University course is for MixEffect Labs Silver and Gold Members only. If you are already a member, sign in. If you are not, get on the MixEffect Labs Bus and become one!

  • HyperDeck

    7 Lessons

    Learn how to use Blackmagic Design HyperDeck external recorders with MixEffect.

  • Security

    4 Lessonsin

    Lessons for locking down MixEffect.