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how to set a webcam on macosx so I can view it on another computer?

I am interested in setting a webcam server on a mac osx computer so that it can be accessed from a URL and be viewed streaming (not just snapshots of JPGs every a few seconds) -- is there anything ...
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Skype video turns off

I've been having a problem with Skype on a Mac System running 10.8. Whenever I start a video call with a contact, my video feed turns itself off after various amounts of time. The option to turn the ...
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1answer
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Take photos in rapid succession on Mac OS X

I have a MacBook with running Snow Leopard. Is there a way that allows me to take rapid fire photos with the camera? PhotoBooth sort of has this feature, but it only takes 4, and they are combined ...
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HDMI to USB converter

I'd like to use my camcorder for video conferencing. On the one end, the camcorder outputs HDMI. On the other end, the PC takes USB input. How do I convert the HDMI video feed to a "webcam" USB ...
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1answer
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OSX 10.7 + virtualbox 4.2 + Windows 8 + iSight webcam = awfully slow

I'm running Windows 8 on VirtualBox on Mac OSX. I wanted to enable iSight webcam and went to USB Devices, and ticked iSight cam. At this point the Windows becomes so slow it is virtually impossible to ...
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How can I get my Logitech HD Pro Webcam C910 to record video with audio in 1080P or 720P on my Macintosh?

So I need to know how to get this camera to give me all the resolutions it has on my OSX machine. I am running Lion 10.7.3 right now, I have audio hardware that is preventing me from upgrading to ...
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1answer
63 views

On Site User Testing Software [closed]

Is there any software for OS X or Windows that can capture both the screen and capture the user via cam? I need this for on-site user testing where people sit down and try our app.
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680 views

My webcam doesn't work for browser based usage

My webcam doesn't work when I use it with the flash sites that use web cam. It asks for permission and then I click allow and then nothing happens. The webcam works with Skype.
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1answer
577 views

Routing desktop to webcam on a mac

My girlfriend would like to broadcast her desktop on ustream. We have tried camtwist, and being a PC user myself, I am totally out of ideas since that didn't work. (Flash could only detect the iSight ...
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Can't get webcam working (VirtualBox Ubuntu 11.10 on Mac OSX 10.6.8)

I installed the Guest Additions, installed the isight-firmware-tools by using the AppleUSBVideoSupport file but I still can't get access to the iSight webcam. When I launch >vlc v4l2:///dev/video0 I ...
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1answer
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Can I use the iSight Camera as a mirror?

Is there an OSX app that simply gives me a live feed of the iSight camera "always on top", always visible on the screen no matter what I'm doing?
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Mac OS X software that takes time lapse photos using built in webcam? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Software to take Picture via iSight after some interval I'd like to periodically take pictures of myself while I work. Is there a time lapse application that works on ...
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Mac webcam photo application with access to camera settings (resolution, camera selection, color balance, focus)

Does anyone know about a webcam photo application (ie an alternative to photo booth) with would allow to change the settings on the camera, such as : Select camera (I.e I want to use an external ...
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1answer
5k views

How can I use my iSight camera in VirtualBox?

I am running Windows XP through VirtualBox on a macbook and I would like to access the webcam. Here's what I've tried so far: I have installed the driver found in this post, but no luck. The Device ...
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134 views

Which software to use to record a couple of hours of video out of a web-cam on Mac OS X?

Which software to use to record a couple of hours of video out of a webcam on Mac OS X?
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1answer
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How can I use my iSight camera as an IP camera?

Is there any kind of software that can convert the built-in iSight camera on a Mac OS X into an IP camera and serving it to a localhost? Preferably as static images, but any kind of stream is also ...
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1answer
542 views

OSX webcam program that takes screenshots when it detects movement

I'm looking for a webcam program for OSX that will detect when the computer is idle for more than a certain amount of time (say, 5 minutes), then turn on the webcam and take an image every time it ...
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1answer
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Webcam emulator for mac os

There's a program for windows called Fake Webcam that allows you to show a movie as though it is data your webcam is recording. Is there something similar for Mac OS X?
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How to disable iSight auto adjustments?

The built-in iSight cam on my MacBook machine keeps re-adjusting the lighting (and focus I think). I need to manually set those, but I found nothing of any use in System Preferences or System ...
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2answers
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IP webcam in Mac OS X

Is there any way to access the video and sound of my Mac. I'd like to use it as a security cam and access it remotely from a web browser. How to do it?
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2answers
802 views

Is there any good software to remotely take photos of someone who has stolen my macbook?

I'm just wondering if anyone knows of an app I could install on my macbook pro that would allow me to photograph someone who has stolen it and receive their photo when they connect to the internet. I ...
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OS X taking a photo with the iSight using a command-line tool?

Is there a utility that is able to run from the command line to capture a single frame of the iSight inbuilt (and external?) camera? This would save to an image file. I have searched on Google and ...
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2answers
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How do you disable the autofocus of a webcam in OS X?

I have a Logitech Pro 9000 webcam working with Mac OS X. I want to disable the autofocus feature of that webcam. How to do this in Mac OS X?
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Problem with Skype in Snow Leopard

Ever since I upgraded my MacBook Pro from Leopard to Snow Leopard I have always had problems with Skype. When I start a video chat, Skype tells me that my camera is not installed on the machine (even ...
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After upgrade to Snow Leopard my MacBook didn't recognize my camera (iSight)

Yesterday I upgraded my MacBook from Leopard to Snow Leopard every thing seems fine but now it doesn't recognize the macbook pro (13")'s camera (iSight) How can I find the driver or I must do some ...
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2answers
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Can I use the camera on my iPhone as a Mac's webcam?

Is there a way to use my iPhone's camera as a webcam when it is connected to my Mac with its USB cable? (This would be for an iPhone that has not been jailbroken.)
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2answers
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Control iSight indicator light on MacBook Pro

I am hoping to use the iSight camera's indicator light (the green light that indicates power to the camera) as an indicator for some kind of task, be it new mail, job is done running, etc. Anyone ...