http://live.pirillo.com/ - There are many ways to stream video on the Internet, but a crucial component is the video camera that you use. I can either be a webcam, built specifically for capturing video and displaying it on your computer, or a camcorder. The question is, then, how do you stream video from your DV camcorder?There are several pieces of software you can try which will allow you to stream video form your camcorder.ActiveWebcam might be overkill because it's mainly for security and surveillance, but you can use it to stream video from your camcorder:Active WebCam captures images up to 30 frames per second from any video device including USB, analog cameras, TV-boards, camcorders, and from network IP cameras.The program performs simultaneous recording and broadcasting from unlimited number of cameras.WebcamDV allows you to have "the best quality webcam in the world:"If you own a DV camcorder, or are about to buy one, wouldn’t it be cool if you could use all its features by making it the world’s best web cam? WebCamDV is a utility which runs in conjunction with your webcam software application. It lets your digital video camera with all its expensive features, act like a webcam! Imagine, a webcam with 600X zoom, auto focus, stereo sound, auto stabilizing, night vision, high quality optics, and more, depending on your camcorder.DVDriver lets you iuse your camcorder as if it were a regular webcam:DVdriver is a software tool that lets you use your camcorder with any software that works with webcams. It works by fooling Windows® into thinking that your camcorder is just an ordinary USB webcam.Use your camcorder with the full range of webcam software available today. Just plug your camcorder into your PC's Firewire port, run DVdriver and start the software you want to use.What software do you use to turn your camcorder into a webcam?If you would like to embed the Using a Camcorder as a Webcam video, use the following code:
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