QtCAM - Open Source UVC Linux Camera Software
QtCAM is e-con’s open source Linux webcam software. This Qt Ubuntu camera software application provides easier user interface for capturing and viewing video from devices supported by Linux UVC driver. It would also work with any V4L2 compatible device.
QtCAM application controls are built on Qt Quick interface. Users could connect up to 6 cameras and stream videos simultaneously. The initial release of this Open Source Webcam Software supported all of e-con’s USB cameras and the updated version (v4.0.1) of it supports third party cameras as well. For list of supported cameras click here.
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- Image Quality Settings – Users can adjust brightness, contrast and camera supported UVC controls.
- Still Capture Settings – Users can select image type (JPG, PNG, RAW, BMP) and the location to save the image.
- Video Capture Settings – Users can change the preview based on the selected format and resolution. Allow users to view number of frames played and get FPS information.
- Supported Image types: JPG, PNG, RAW, BMP.
- Supported encoder formats: YUV, MJPEG, H264, VP8.
- Supported containers: mkv, avi.
- Extension settings available for selected e-con cameras.
- The key differentiators of this Linux camera application are - it has 10+ image control settings, frame rate (FPS) display, colour space switching and extension settings for select cameras.
Qt Camera Features
- See3CAM_160 - 16MP (4K) Autofocus USB 3.1 Gen 1 Camera Board (Color)
- FSCAM_CU135 - 13.0 MP Multi Frame Buffer USB 3.0 Camera (Color)
- See3CAM_CU135 - 13.0 MP Fixed Focus 4K USB 3.0 Camera (Color)
- See3CAM_130 - 13.0 MP 4K Autofocus USB 3.0 Camera Board (Color)
- See3CAM_CU130 - 13.0 MP USB 3.0 Camera (Color)
- e-CAM82_USB – Sony STARVIS™ IMX415 4K Ultra-HD USB Camera
- See3CAM_CU81 – 4K HDR USB Camera with 1/2" sensor
- See3CAM_CU55M - 5.0 MP Low Noise USB3.1 Gen1 Camera (Monochrome)
- See3CAM_CU55 - 5.0 MP Low Noise USB3.1 Gen1 Camera (Color)
- See3CAM_30 - 3.4 MP Autofocus Low Light USB Camera (Color)
- See3CAM_CU30 - 3.4 MP Low Light USB 3.0 Camera (Color)
- See3CAM_CU38 - 3.4 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Camera with MIC (Color)
- See3CAM_CU20 - 2.0 MP HDR USB 3.0 camera board (Color)
- See3CAM_20CUG - 2.0 MP Global Shutter Camera (Monochrome)
- See3CAM_10CUG - 1.3 MP USB 3.0 Camera (Bayer/Monochrome)
- Hyperyon® - 2MP SONY STARVIS IMX290 Ultra Low-light USB camera
- Microsoft Lifecam Studio
- Microsoft LifeCam HD-3000
- Microsoft LifeCam Cinema
- Creative Live Cam Sync HD VF0770
- Logitech HD PRO WEBCAM C920
- Logitech HD WEBCAM C525
- Logitech HD WEBCAM C310
- Logitech HD WEBCAM C615
To download complete source code:
For any dependencies please refer here.