Posts tagged ‘Webcam’

Best Use of Cheap Webcams

A few of weeks ago, I wrote about a couple of cheap webcams I bought from Amazon. Since the focal lengths of those two seemingly identical webcams are different, I could not use them in stereo vision experiments as I had originally hoped. Continue reading ‘Best Use of Cheap Webcams’ »

Inoperative By Design

I recently bought two cheap webcams on Amazon and was planning to do some experiments with a dual webcam configuration. These cameras got pretty decent reviews and cost only a few dollars a piece, so I thought what could go wrong with these anyway? Continue reading ‘Inoperative By Design’ »

PD1001 Webcam on Hardy Heron

I have an old webcam (Creative PD1001) which is not officially supported on Linux. Fortunately, Endpoints EPCAM USB Camera Driver is known to work with PD1001 on many Linux distros. Continue reading ‘PD1001 Webcam on Hardy Heron’ »