GTKCamshot webcam snapshot utility

This is a quick hack which shows you the view from your webcam, updating ever half-second. There's a simple button for saving images on the main window.

Here's what it looks like:


A sample output image is:


To use this you'll need a Webcam which is supported by the Linux kernel's videodev API.

I use a Philips PWC camera, and it works just fine via /dev/video0


Download from the following URL - most recent version at the top: