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USB controlled camera

by maurya / September 27, 2005 5:55 PM PDT

hi
I am looking for a digital camera whos opertaion like click picture, start/stop vedio can be done through usb interface from linux. camera will be stroring images on its own memory or memory card attached to camera.

kindly help me

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The Canon 20D can operate like this. Can the software
by Kiddpeat / September 27, 2005 9:23 PM PDT
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run under Linux? I have no idea.

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Remote Capture are the buzz words
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / September 28, 2005 12:27 AM PDT
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A lot of the lower cost Canon cameras can do remote capture with special software.

Of course most of this software is written for Windows.

You can do a Google search, using the following words:

linux remote capture digital camera

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Since I know little about Linux, that is about as far as I can take you.

The links that are found on Google will likly make more sense to you.

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Please look harder.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 28, 2005 12:37 AM PDT
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Video Surveilance on Linux has been around for many years. It offers what you ask but just like Linux can be difficult to configure.

Yup, it's out there.

Bob

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