Smartphone as Webcam with Free Software?

Timo Lindfors timo.lindfors at
Mon May 4 13:00:21 UTC 2020


On Wed, 29 Apr 2020, Bernhard E. Reiter wrote:
> with webcams being hard to come by right now,
> and many people having smartphone or even lying around old one.
> Does somebody know how to use an android smartphone as webcam
> with Free Software?

If you are planning to have a video conference then it is probably better 
to run the video conferencing software on the phone itself. At least 
keeping audio and video in sync sounds pretty impossible otherwise.


More information about the Discussion mailing list