How to hook up live webcams
This page contains links to information on how to set up and use your Microsoft Life Cam.
If you followed the setup instructions and installed the software correctly, you should be ready to use your Life Cam.
“Take action now to protect your life,” the National Weather Service in Key West advised. Wind gusts near hurricane force began to batter the Florida Keys late on Saturday, the NHC said, with Key West seeing gusts of more than 80 mph on Sunday morning and water levels about 2 feet (61 cms) above normal.
SDI output cameras are the most professional, and typically the most expensive option.
On Florida’s west coast, resident Charley Ball said he expected a storm surge to completely engulf the island of Sanibel where he lives.
“Just left the island and said goodbye to everything I own,” said Ball, 62.
Because cameras with direct SDI output can be expensive, many people choose to use HDMI ouput cameras and then use an HDMI to SDI converter.
An HDMI cable can run out of the camera into a converter which is located on the tripod of the camera, or right near it.