Please Note: Due to technical difficulties, this website can no longer support live internet streaming of the channel or OnDemand services.
Access Tucson offers a live stream of it's video channels. This is a high quality feed, and you'll need the software mentioned below and a broadband internet connection to view the live video:
This stream can also be found at this URL: rtsp://live.accesstucson.org/live.sdp and can be played in either:
We're currently exploring other software and technologies to allow playback on mobile devices.
We use RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol) for our video streams. Quicktime Broadcaster encodes the video from a DV encoder over firewire, then broadcasts with QuickTime Streaming Server. The specifications of the stream:
- Video: H.264, 640x480 resolution, 30 frames per second, 600kbit/s
- Audio: AAC, 32kHz, Stereo, 64kbit/s