> My cameras's been swapped...and I can't get up.
> My borrowed quickcam was taken back this morning...and my new one seems
> to have a totally different CCD in it. qcam settings that worked fine
> for the first one (-w145 -b160 -c32) produce a black image on the new one.
> I've played with the new one alot...and settled on -w200 -b170 -c8
> ...but I'm still not as happy as I was.
> Is every quickcam unique in in it's light sensitivity?
Pretty much. Sooner or later someone'll write a little AI search
routine to pick the best settings, but until then you'll have to do a
bit of tweaking by hand, or use -b255 and put up with the flicker.
- From: Jon Lewis <firstname.lastname@example.org>