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Video Input

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Cameras with a WDM driver

Related nodes

VideoIn (DShow9)
VideoIn (EX9.Texture)

VideoTexture (EX9.Texture VMR9)
VideoTexture (EX9.Texture VMR9 YUVMixingMode)

Standard cameras (those with a WDM driver) can be simply accessed via the the Driver pin of the VideoIn (DShow9).

Use the VideoTexture (EX9.Texture VMR9) connected to the VideoIn's Video output pin to retrieve the video texture which can be:

Examples in your vvvv\girlpower\ directory:

  • Video

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Cameras with a proprietary API

Related nodes

uEyeCam (Devices)

Professional cameras can typically be accessed via a propietary API. Those can be implemented in a plugin like it was done for the uEyeCam (Devices).

The Image Pack provides support for some more cameras (including Canon EOS, Point Grey, PlayStation Eye).

See also:

Capture Cards

Capture Cards either come with a WDM driver or a proprietary API. In the first case simply use the  VideoIn (DShow9) to access them, in the second case you'll have to write your own plugin in order to to implement the API.

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Legacy

For (legacy) analog capture cards based on a bt878 or compatible chip this common WDM driver is available:
http://btwincap.sourceforge.net/

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Deinterlacing

Related nodes

VideoTexture (EX9.Texture VMR9 YUVMixingMode)
Cheater (DShow9)

The VideoTexture (EX9.Texture VMR9 YUVMixingMode) provides deinterlacing functionality. If it does not work have a look at the helppatch of Cheater (DShow9) that may be able to do some magic for you.

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~8h ago

Yoctopory: The EDSDK (DX11) doesn't seem to work with the newe r Canon EOS 2000D. The same patch works with the older EOS 1200D Any Ideas?

~13h ago

levi: Any one knows of solutions for large touch surfaces (fingers)? 5 meters or so ?

~1d ago

CeeYaa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkzfYQCLrCE thanks for the insights, impressive stuff @mediadog yes, it is a very nice CAVE

~2d ago

mediadog: @CeeYaa Why I'm learning Unreal, now if I could just afford wrap-around LED walls! Can do in vvvv too, it's just a CAVE

~3d ago

kleinkariert: @tonfilm any hint on how to generate Mel-Frequency images out of audio for mel-GAN in v4

~3d ago

joreg: @mediadog we're aware of this, see: https://discourse.vvvv.org/t/visual-c-2008-this-download-is-no-longer-available/17895 and i now also fixed the resp. links on the download page.

~3d ago

mediadog: FYI VC redist 2008 links bad in 38.1 installer and on web page

~4d ago

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