Apps with 'Virtual Webcam' feature

  1. Webcamoid is a full web camera suite. You can take photos and record videos with funny effects. Features - Take pictures and record videos with the webcam. - Manages multiple webcams. - Written in C++/Qt. - Custom controls for each webcam.
    show more
  2. FaceRig is a program that aims to enable anyone with a webcam to digitally embody awesome characters. The output can be recorded as a movie or streamed to Skype, Twitch, Hangouts or any service that traditionally uses a webcam in real time.

    Discontinued

    Being discontinued with all driver support expiring soon.

    show more


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Xfce
    • MPlayer
    A GTK+2 interface to MPlayer. The power of MPlayer combined with a friendly interface for your desktop; You can play all your multimedia (audio, video, CD, DVDs, and VCDs, streams etc.

    Discontinued

    Latest version from Jan 10, 2014
    https://code.google.com/archive/p/gnome-mplayer/downloads

  3. AlterCam - Virtual Web Camera software with a lot of effects, overlays and underlay. Beside the effects, the program is able to split your webcam video to many programs, so you don't see those "webcam busy" error again.
  4. CamMask provide for your Webcam with powerful characteristic functions. It supply thousands of abundant special effects when you video chat with your friends. And it allows you output the Video Gallery, Image Gallery, Desktop, Gradient / Solid to your Webcam.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last versions, v1.5.5 for Windows and v1.2.0 for Mac, released in July 2014, can be still downloaded and bought from the official website.

    show more