A device that stores and records images. The images could be still photos or motion pictures.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

-1
votes
1answer
229 views

Make your iOS device work like an IP-cam? (Remote video watching)

I would like to use my iPad to record video (or even taking continuous photos every few seconds would be fine), and while it is recording, i would like to be able to see the video from my iPhone. ...
0
votes
0answers
87 views

How to broadcast video from IP camera with private IP address

I have a situation, I have IP cameras in different locations, these cameras are connected to small webservers with private IP SIM cards (VPN sim cards), if I am connected to the VPN, I can access ...
0
votes
0answers
154 views

my Photo Booth randomly came on

I fall asleep with my macbook on sometimes, watching a show or listening to music and I have woken up with my Photo Booth on several times, which for some reason creeps me out because the light turns ...
5
votes
4answers
53k views

How to make iPhone camera silent?

On my iPhone, the camera shutter sound follows the ring/silent switch. However, I'd like the camera to be always silent, regardless of whether incoming calls & messages make a sound. Is there any ...
4
votes
4answers
4k views

How to use the camera of an iPad connected to a Mac as a video camera?

Is there a way to use the back camera of an iPad Mini as a video camera, so that I can use it from Screenflow as an input video device ?
2
votes
2answers
11k views

Can I disable video iCloud backups in Camera Roll?

My default iCloud backup is almost full at 4 out of 5 GB, and I strongly suspect it's not the photos (I don't take that many) but a few giant videos in the Camera Roll: Is there any way to disable ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

What is the default shutter speed for my 5th Generation Ipod touch?

What is the default shutter speed for my 5th Generation Ipod touch? It has the iSight 5 megapixel camera.
-1
votes
1answer
114 views

How long is the duration of exposure on an iPhone 6 in iOS 8?

How long is the exposure (not the range) duration on an iPhone 6 camera? I am running iOS 8.
14
votes
6answers
51k views

How do you erase pictures from the Photo Stream album on an iPhone running iOS 5?

I have recently upgraded to iOS 5 on my iPhone 4 and am loving it. One issue I've run into is that my iPhone adds my recently taken photos to an album named "Photo Stream" whenever I'm on WiFi. The ...
18
votes
7answers
38k views

Is my Mac spying on me?

Feel free to call me crazy or paranoid, but sometimes I feel like the camera LED turns on briefly (for approximately 0.1 seconds). Maybe it's just odd reflections, or me confusing the LED for the ...
1
vote
1answer
12k views

changing camera to thunderbolt display for google hangout

I use google hangouts for multiple-people video calls, but it never detects the camera in the Thunderbolt display. It keeps using the camera on my MacBook Pro. Is there any way to change the camera ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Recording 60fps on iPhone 5s

I have an iPhone5s and I was wondering how to shoot 60fps videos since it can shoot at 120fps I want a reliable and a free solution please Thanks
1
vote
2answers
102 views

How to optimize imported photos from digital camera?

I'm importing photos from my camera using Photos application, but how can I optimize these photos. My camera does 5.5MB big JPEG images but I want somehow lower the resolution and also the quality ...
20
votes
4answers
15k views

How do I take a steathy picture with my iSight camera from the command line?

Is there a command line utility that allows me to take a picture from the built in camera? Something like screencapture allows for, well, screen captures. The reasoning for a command line tool is I ...
8
votes
1answer
922 views

How can I take selfie by running a console command on Mac? [duplicate]

I know I can take a selfie with the built-in camera via the Photo Booth app. However, is there a way capture an image via command line, in sort of lolcommits style?
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Will using the iphone camera flash as a flashlight for long periods harm it in any way?

We have an old iPhone 4 that we use as a music machine in a spare room. Will using the flash as a nightlight overnight cause any damage? My guess is no, but a part of me (maybe thinking of old ...
0
votes
0answers
138 views

Tech Specs of Built-in iSight Camera of MacBook (13-inch, Aluminum, Late 2008)

What are the tech specs of the Built-in iSight Camera of the MacBook (13-inch, Aluminum, Late 2008)? Especially: What is the focal length? Does anybody happen to now, if there is something online, ...
0
votes
1answer
197 views

Still shows 1GB of photos in usage after deleting all

I deleted every single photo from my iPhone (after backing up on computer), including both camera roll and photostream (I disabled photostream afterwards). For some reason it's still showing 1GB of ...
1
vote
0answers
214 views

Setting up Port Forwarding for 2 y-cams on an Airport Extreme Base Station

I recently purchased the latest version of the Apple Extreme Base Station and I have 2 Y-cam IP cameras (Knight S and Cube) that I use for baby/kid monitors. I want to configure them to be viewable ...
4
votes
2answers
4k views

10.10 updated and my internal camera not working

I have just updated my 2013 MacBook Pro 13 inch with 10.10 Yosemite, but now I can't webcast. How do I turn the camera back on?
0
votes
0answers
226 views

SD Card, Error Code 36 after copying additional files to a camera memory card using finder

I'm getting an Error Code 36 when trying to retrieve files from a FAT32 SD card (from my camera) onto a mac formatted drive. Half of the files will not even open, let alone copy across from the card! ...
0
votes
1answer
94 views

How do I fix my camera on my iphone 4?

My camera on my iPhone 4 is showing nothing but a black screen. Front and rear camera and it happens in all camera related apps as well. When I reset my phone it fixes it, but the problem keeps ...
3
votes
2answers
33k views

Understanding Photo Stream

I have some questions about Photo Stream: Are the photos that I take with my iPhone kept in the camera roll and PhotoStream folders? (Sometimes I take a photo and it appears in camera roll but not ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

“No connected camera” error using MacBook Air

I have a friend with a 13" MacBook Air. He upgraded to the new software in the App Store about a week ago and now, when he is using anything that uses his built-in camera, it says "There is no ...
0
votes
0answers
234 views

Why are locations not showing in my camera roll PHOTO iOS 8.3 iPhone 5

Why are locations not showing in my camera roll PHOTO iOS 8.3 iPhone 5 recently the location of where the pic was taken would be shown, now the locations are not being shown. Would like to have that ...
3
votes
6answers
15k views

How can I play MTS videos from my Sony camera on my Mac?

My family has used a Sony Cyber-Shot camera for several years. A few months ago, we replaced it with a newer model Cyber-Shot. To our dismay, however, the videos the camera records are not in the old ...
3
votes
4answers
209k views

How can I transfer photos from the Camera Roll to Photo Stream?

Not all of my photos go to Photo Stream, some still go to my Camera Roll. I'm trying to get them on my Photo Stream so they will be on iCloud. With 30 photos on my camera, 10 in stream, I took 6 ...
2
votes
1answer
718 views

Shutter count from NEF photo

I know Nikon embeds the shutter count in the EXIF of their NEF raw files. What's the easiest way to find it?
1
vote
0answers
5k views

iPhone 6 rear-facing camera broken

Two days ago, I dropped my iPhone6 into a water-filled bowl in the kitchen. (Yes, you may laugh now). I got it out after about 2 seconds, dried it, and did what you do in such cases: Open the case, ...
2
votes
1answer
47 views

How to return to camera when looking at Albums?

I've noticed that in iOS 8 (I think in 7 too), you can't seem to get back to the camera to take another picture, when looking at albums/photos. For example: Launch camera Tap small photo icon in ...
1
vote
1answer
311 views

How to combine two live video feeds with picture in picture

Is it possible to combine the feeds from a USB webcam / IP video stream (iPad) and the built-in iSight camera on my MacBook Pro (early 2011) running Yosemite into one video feed for use in, for ...
0
votes
1answer
399 views

Camera filters missing in iPhone 4s

I have an iPhone 4s. My camera doesn't have the live filters at the bottom right. I went to the settings, but it doesn't have anything that says "live filters".I'm very confused and want to know how ...
6
votes
6answers
35k views

Fastest way to transfer a bunch of photos TO iphone camera roll?

what is the quickest way to transfer a bunch of photos (and videos) that come from an iphone to another iPhone's camera roll? Sync with iPhoto/Aperture is not an option: they wouldn't end up in the ...
4
votes
5answers
28k views

Emptying Camera Roll on iOS 6

I'm having a few issues with syncing pictures, which I haven't really nailed down enough to ask a question about exactly, but the rough version of it is that I think that my Mac running iPhoto has ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

No Camera in Skype

I have Retina MBP with 10.9.1 installed Mac OS X. I have Skype 6.12. I'm not using video camera everyday ;) but I'm using Skype every day, and someday when I need it in Skype I saw that it was not ...
0
votes
1answer
252 views

Is there an iOS timelapse app that saves frames to camera roll?

I'm looking for an app that will save individual frames to the camera roll as it goes, at something like a 1-5 second interval. I'm having trouble finding any apps that don't expect you to use them to ...
1
vote
1answer
65 views

iPhoto treats two identical video cameras in totally different ways

I own two Canon Vixia HF G20 video cameras. The two cameras are, as far as I can tell, configured in completely identical ways. And yet for some reason when I connect them to my Mac to import video, ...
1
vote
0answers
285 views

Start QuickTime and set camera to iPhone from command line

I'm attempting to start QuickTime from AppleScript and select the camera of my iPhone like I do from QuickTime. I can't seem to make it change the camera. The script I have now is: tell application ...
1
vote
1answer
784 views

What is the framerate of the macbook pro mid 2012 non retina facetime hd camera?

I have a macbook pro mid 2012 non retina facetime hd camera. It is advertised as having a facetime hd camera however the frame rate seems to be very low (14.5 fps). Is this normal?
0
votes
1answer
70 views

is there a way to set the settings on an external webcam?

I would like to change the brightness settings of a USB webcam. Is there a way to do that without installing extra software on Lion?
4
votes
2answers
6k views

How can I empty my Camera Roll from my iPhone?

I don't want to save anything—just wipe out the Roll like one would reformat a digital camera's memory card. Is there any easy non-computer route? If there aren't any system settings, do any apps do ...
-1
votes
2answers
2k views

How can I take 120 fps video on iPhone 5s without slow-mo?

How can I take 120 fps videos by iPhone 5S without using slow motion feature ?
3
votes
3answers
896 views

How can I transfer video from my Sony AVCHD camcorder?

I'm a desperate owner of a Sony HDR-XR520V and an avid Mac user. Sony + Mac users know that the supplied footage management software—Picture Motion Browser (PMB)—is only for Windows. Sony's advice ...
1
vote
2answers
607 views

How can I get my videos from a digital camera to OSX and iPhone?

I have Sony NEX 3N. I can find AVCHD file when camera plugged to the computer that fires QuickTime where I can export videos to different social services such as YouTube but I cannot find the ...
1
vote
1answer
7k views

Date and Time imprints on photos taken using iPhone 6

Is it possible to imprint date and time on the photos taken using iPhone ?
1
vote
1answer
324 views

How can I fix a broken MBP camera cable?

While I was upgrading my early 2011 13" MBP's HDD to an SSD by the instructions on iFixit, I think I broke my camera cable. When I tried to talk to my friends on Google Hangouts later that day, my ...
0
votes
0answers
333 views

Till what wavelength of infrared iphone 6 can filter?

i know iphone uses hybrid ir filter from the release of 4s. but i am able to see very little of light in dark room (photo or square mode) from sony projector remote through iphone 6. help me with till ...
1
vote
1answer
138 views

The camera lens on iPod touch 5th gen

My iPhone 6 camera protrudes slightly and so does my iPod touch 5th gen, but I don't worry about scratching my iPhone camera because I know it's coated in sapphire. Is the iPod touch protruding camera ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Security camera app

I have been looking for a security camera app that can record videos upon motion and save them to my camera roll, but unfortunately I've only found some that take photos and /or serve as an ip cam for ...
0
votes
0answers
168 views

Photobooth camera not detected on video effects with USB Camera

I have a logitech c170 USB webcam plugged into my 2012 Mac Mini. The camera works fine on Skype, Facetime, and Photobooth for taking pictures and videos. However if I try to apply and video effects ...