[racket] webcam hooks in racket?

From: Anthony Cowley (acowley at seas.upenn.edu)
Date: Tue Jan 11 12:46:08 EST 2011

On Tue, Jan 11, 2011 at 9:58 AM, Ben Dean <benjamin.dean at aya.yale.edu> wrote:
> Hmm, thanks, I really appreciate the help.  Obviously an oversight on my
> part, but I'm targeting OSX and the built-in apple "iSight" or whatever they

I heartily recommend OpenCV's highgui module. I've used this on Mac OS
X and Linux for interfacing with various cameras with very little
trouble, and written bindings to it for other languages. I haven't
done so for Racket, but the C API is extremely friendly, so it's just
a matter of cobbling together the necessary Racket FFI bits. It works
great with the built-in iSight camera.

Here's a relevant place in the OpenCV documentation:


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