Time Lapse WebCam?

Kimball Larsen kimball at kimballlarsen.com
Tue Apr 14 18:22:47 MDT 2009





On Apr 14, 2009, at 6:14 PM, "Doran L. \"Fozz\" Barton" <fozz at iodynamics.com 
 > wrote:

> On Tuesday 14 April 2009 15:39:32 Thad Van Ry wrote:
>> High Resolution != Low Cost
>>
>> Automated + High Resolution + Distance = Low Cost?
>> Something isn't going to add up here.
>
> But he's got a good point, tho. You can buy a point and shoot camera  
> with 3-4X
> optical zoom and 5-8 megapixels for around $100. All you need to do  
> now is find
> a way to use it remotely. I'll bet at least a handful of these low- 
> end point-
> and-shooters will operate as a webcam over USB,


Yup, this is what I'm after.

Lots of homework for me to do to figure out which camera will be best.

--Kimball
>



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