This quick Tutorial video guide shows you how you can use your smartphone (i Phone i OS & Android) as a webcam for your laptop or desktop PC with O. This is an excellent option if you are in need of an extra webcam. The example I am giving is when you use it with the recording/livestreaming software OBS but it should work for Skype and other purposes aswell!How To: use your smartphone as a webcam: Want to subscribe @Youtube? add_user=Mr Stefan Brand If this was usefull please consider to comment & rate this guide on the OBS guides page & leave a Like on this video! Google Links to downloads required with this guide: Driver download page for your PC/Mac: Link to Appstore page for i Phone or i Pad etc: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/epoccam-wireless-computer/id449133483?mt=8 Link to Google play store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details? id=com.kinoni.webcam&hl=nl_NL Other (OBS) guides mentioned at video annotations: How To: Separate game audio from skype audio while recording: Bgp4p G85qk How To: Use O. A webcam is a video camera that feeds or streams its image in real time to or through a computer to a computer network.When "captured" by the computer, the video stream may be saved, viewed or sent on to other networks via systems such as the internet, and emailed as an attachment.When sent to a remote location, the video stream may be saved, viewed or on sent there.
The term "webcam" (a clipped compound) may also be used in its original sense of a video camera connected to the Web continuously for an indefinite time, rather than for a particular session, generally supplying a view for anyone who visits its web page over the Internet.Some of them, for example, those used as online traffic cameras, are expensive, rugged professional video cameras.making them the lowest-cost form of videotelephony.Despite the low cost, the resolution offered at present (2015) is rather impressive, with low-end webcams offering resolutions of 320×240, medium webcams offering 640×480 resolution, and high-end webcams offering 1280×720 (aka 720p) or even 1920×1080 (aka 1080p) resolution.They have also become a source of security and privacy issues, as some built-in webcams can be remotely activated by spyware.The most popular use of webcams is the establishment of video links, permitting computers to act as videophones or videoconference stations.Other popular uses include security surveillance, computer vision, video broadcasting, and for recording social videos.The video streams provided by webcams can be used for a number of purposes, each using appropriate software: Most modern webcams are capable of capturing arterial pulse rate by the use of a simple algorithmic trick.Researchers claim that this method is accurate to ±5 bpm.Webcams may be installed at places such as childcare centres, offices, shops and private areas to monitor security and general activity.Webcams have been used for augmented reality experiences online.