The provided software for some webcams can be a bit lackluster.
While options for adjusting the brightness, contrast, or zoom exist, you may be looking for a way to record the feed. The recording function in VLC can be turned on and off at will, or switched to a set and forget mode.
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If you're already using VLC for watching videos or streaming podcasts, did you know you can also use it to record your webcam? This allows you to use the feature for a number of purposes, including studying your own abilities on camera, setting up a temporary security feed (hard drive space allowing), or just making a video for the Web.
Check out these steps for recording video from your webcam: Step 2: Click Advanced options and then adjust the Video input frame rate to 30 (a lower value will yield lower quality video).
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