Connect to laptop

Is there any way to connect this older style camera to my laptop?  It was from purchased here and is pictured below.  I want to connect it to my laptop and use this open-source software to control it?
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Natty GregIn Theory (IT)Commented:
You will have to get a video card that supports that connection or get the usb equivalent
here is an image of what you need.
"You will have to get a video card that supports that connection or get the usb equivalent"
There is no such product for a laptop to supply the 12V needed to operate the camera.

If you scroll down in the link you gave in your question: ( It was from purchased here) to Customer Questions & Answers, the first is:

"what cable can i buy that will connect this to my computer?

A:  This camera is not designed to be connected directly to a computer. As it has RCA-type jacks it is designed to be plugged in to a recording hard drive. It also requires a power supply.

"Is there any way to connect this older style camera to my laptop?"
No there is not.

You can get a RCA to USB adapter, but then. you would also need to hook up a Power Supply: DC12V/500mA ...
Ultimately it could be done if your technically skilled to connect the power adapter (cutting and joining wires will be required) and willing to pay for a RCA to USB adapter and a DC12V/500mA power adapter.
frugalmuleAuthor Commented:

Is there a wifi equivalent camera?

Certainly not at that price I would imagine.
Re: Is there a wifi equivalent camera?

Yes, there are many.
If you want recommendations then please close this post and open a new question.

RCA to USB Converter $29.00

12V 500mA Power Supply $7.50

Also in the link you gave it advertises a 12V power supply and a wireless camera.

VideoSecu 12V DC CCTV Security Camera Power Supply Adapter with 4 (2.1mm) Channel Connectors Port PW154 1I0

Fujikam FI-361 HD, cloud IP/Network ,Wireless, Video Monitoring, Surveillance, security camera,plug/play, Pan/Tilt with Two-Way Audio and Night Vision

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