Digital Cameras / Camcorders

A digital camera or digicam is a camera that encodes digital images and videos digitally and stores them for later reproduction. Most cameras sold today are digital, and digital cameras are incorporated into many devices ranging from PDAs and mobile phones (called camera phones) to vehicles. Digital and film cameras share an optical system, typically using a lens with a variable diaphragm to focus light onto an image pickup device.  Digital cameras can display images on a screen immediately after being recorded, and store and delete images from memory. Many digital cameras can also record moving videos with sound. Some digital cameras can crop and stitch pictures and perform other elementary image editing.

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Hi, I'm not sure if this is the correct forum for my question, but I'll start here...

I am looking for a software application that will allow me to view the video being shot through my DSLR camera. I have been using an application called - digiCamContol. Although it is free and I don't want to complain about software that is free, I would like to see if there are other applications that work in a slightly different manner.  

I produce video training tutorials for the vertical market and would like to control my cameras (I use two cameras) via my laptop and not on the cameras themselves.

If anyone can offer any advice where I can find a good DSLR Camera control software, I would greatly appreciate it.

Thank you,
Fulano
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Hi, can anyone please suggest a tool for capturing web-based video (including audio)?
Many thanks in advance .
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I am looking for advice as to what software and camera(s) can be used to create an image on a PC screen of a chair (for example).
The image on the screen should be able to be rotated in real time by operation of a slider control or mouse as if the
 chair were on a turn-table and the turn-table was being rotated. The image would reveal a  view from every angle of rotation.
I imagine that a 3D camera would be needed and that a minimum of 3 "pictures" would need to be taken, the pictures then somehow would be "stitched" together and viewed with a viewer.
I am a Windows C++ application programmer with little or no experience and a very modest budget for this  kind of software, hardware or terminology and would appreciate some general information as to what Windows software or hardware is needed.
I am not seeking information on Game programming as such although I imagine there is some relevant information to be gained from that topic area.
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User keen on home photography has photos all over the place

What the best way to store / edit with a view to uploading some and making a calendar or photo book once a year of the favs ?

They have pics all over the place and can seem to get an album together as some in iCloud / flicker on pc etc

Thanks
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So we have about 12 cameras at our company that records all day every day.The 1TB drive in the Platinum dvr gets full super fast and we are unable to retreive old recordings from a couple of months back. So i was looking at some unlimited cloud backup solutions like like Crashplan and Backblaze. Now Crashplan is good as it allows me to not only backup all files but also all mapped network drives. is there a way for me to access the DVR hdd from my file server and somehow map it to my server so the backup software can upload all the recordings? Any alternatives? Any advice would be appreciated:)
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Hello - I am trying to record yoga videos so I need a wireless mic that connects to my camcorder to enhance the audio. What would you suggest?
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Hello,

We use GoToMeeting, we'd like to get a web camera to connect to our TV (and hopefully somehow to a PC wirelessly). Any options here?
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Hi,

I would like advice or a recommendation for security cameras that would have good color detail at night.
My cameras show fuzzy images in the shadows. :)

What would I look at to pick a very good color detail day and night?
Zoom in ability?
180 degree turn ability and ? tilt 45 degrees?

I am thinking of getting a couple more cameras to see how I like them at my house.
Then may add to my rental house.

Should I look at anything else that I missed?

Thank you,
BillC
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sir I forgot my wenak net tech all in one dvr login password.now what can I do.
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How video repair software helps photographers to repair their corrupt videos?

Please let me know which software should i use as there are important & memorable shoots to be recovered.
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A friend has intelli-studio on his PC, Windows 10
When he USB-connect his camera, all (new) pictures are automatically transfer from it to his pictures directory.
The problem is that intelli-studio creates one directory per day (on the camera, this is not the case)
I could not find the place where to configure this so that all pictures go inside one single (sub)directory
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i have a vixia fh  r600 canon camera and i want to record stuff on it with cordless  hand held mic and also lapel mic for television . What are my best options? Is it possible to have two pin on mics working at the same time with this camera? what is my best buying and execution opyions?
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I need to upgrade our security camera system because we would like to add a few more cameras.
We have Analog camera systems that we can access via web browser.

Q1) Do I want Hybrid system or Tri-brid?
My research told me that Hybrid is Analog + IP, whereas Tribrid is Hybrid + HDCVI (basically higher resolution using old BNC cable?)
So I assume that if we want to add new hi-res analog cameras, then Tribrid.

One of the camera (Tribrid) spec says: 720P25, 720P30, 720P50, 720P60, 1080P25, 1080P30, CVBS.

Looking at another camera spec (Hybrid):
Analog Video Input: 16-ch, BNC(1.0Vp-p, 75Ω), PAL/NTSC adaptive
Composite Video Input: Up to 32-ch (Analog video + IP video )

I think CVBS means legacy analog video cameras. Then the second camera (Hybrid) cannot handle our existing legacy cameras?

Q2) Can these new cameras output lower resoluions?
We access these cameras via internet, so hi-res is less desired due to the amount of data traffic. So 720p is enough, or maybe it slows down the access.

Q3) It seems that the prices vary within a product, depending on the size of the HDD. It is possible to install a brand new HDD to save some money, right? Or is it not worth doing it?
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Hello Friends,

Can anyone pls advice if any such VMS software is available (Free/paid) which can be used in front-end to monitor all CCTV cameras.

I mean to ask such Unify VMS software for different NVR & IP Cameras.

Currently I am using HKVISION cameras with KHVISION NVR & Siqura camera with DIVA VMS application.

But now I need to have a common window (App-for windows & Mobile) where-in I could club all cameras & can monitor from single window.

Regrets for long explanation.

Looking forwards to have your experts advice.

Thanks in advance.

Cheers!
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I had this question after viewing omni 2 camcorder.it says protected card in the beginning.
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I have a brand new omni 2 and cant get past the sign on part cause it is blocked.How do i find the password or what ever it takes .
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Please Suggest A Good DSLR Under 25000 Rupees
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How can you use  you embedded cameras to make a 3D model? How many would it take to make a 3D model of a 2,000 square ft. house? Is there a certain kind of camera you need to do it or could you use any multiple cameras? If there is a certain type of camera you need then how expensive are they?
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hi,

can someone recommend a security camera for my home to install?

my next door neighbour happened to see somebody trying to break into their house around about 5 ocklock in the morning. They could see a dark figure but not the face as it is still a little bit dark. Now they are planning to install a security camera.

I told them, i will supply and install it but looking for advice on the best one and affordable for home used.

We live in the pacific and order most of the time from the following supplier in New Zealand:

www.pbtech.co.nz

Can someone recommend the best one used for home?

Regards,

Bakaka
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Greetings Experts,

I have a Panasonic WJ-NV300 DVR with several cameras.  I'm having a problem loading the GUI on a few computers.

Have 5 computers in total, 2 work, 3 do not.  All settings are the same in Internet settings.  Flash and Java are up to date.

The video guy, said when he originally logged onto the gui there was a download from the DVR, I'm not getting that message on the ones that are not working.    

Also, the one that works has WebMedia Control from Panasonic, in the add-ons.. the others do not.  I'm guessing this is the problem.  

I can't seem to find a manual download.

Directx 11 is installed

Anyone know how to get this add on?  I've seen a bunch of dead ends on the Interweb..

Thanks,

Kacey
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Hello. I am a private individual, not a business, and I am not a computer professional.  I am in possession of a digital camera that was found in a hotel  room in Las Vegas.  There are MANY photos on this camera and I assume that the owner would want it back.  The hotel has been of no help in providing any information that would help identify the owner.  There are many photos of various people on the camera and so I am thinking that maybe a facial recognition program or some kind of internet photo search program might help identify someone in these pictures which could lead to the owner.  This is a one-off project just to try to identify the owner of the camera and so I do not want to spend a ton of money on software or applications.  Is there any free facial recognition software I could use?  Are there any companies who specialize in this kind of stuff?  Any ideas / suggestions?  Thank You.
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Digital Cameras / Camcorders

A digital camera or digicam is a camera that encodes digital images and videos digitally and stores them for later reproduction. Most cameras sold today are digital, and digital cameras are incorporated into many devices ranging from PDAs and mobile phones (called camera phones) to vehicles. Digital and film cameras share an optical system, typically using a lens with a variable diaphragm to focus light onto an image pickup device.  Digital cameras can display images on a screen immediately after being recorded, and store and delete images from memory. Many digital cameras can also record moving videos with sound. Some digital cameras can crop and stitch pictures and perform other elementary image editing.

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