Open Source Photo Booth Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Photo Booth is Webcamoid, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Photo Booth and six of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Photo Booth are Cheese (Free, Open Source), Kamoso (Free, Open Source), GTK+ UVC Viewer (Free, Open Source) and wxCam (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2020

    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.
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      Most users think Webcamoid is a great alternative to Photo Booth.
    2. Cheese uses your webcam to take photos and videos, applies fancy special effects and lets you share the fun with others. It was written as part of Googles 2007 Summer of Code lead by Daniel G. Siegel and mentored by Raphaël Slinckx.
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    3. Kamoso is a simple and friendly program to use your camera.
    4. guvcview is a video viewer and capture software for the linux UVC driver. It is based in luvcview (http://mxhaard.free.fr), but all controls are done with GTK, allowing for a more user friendly GUI.
    5. wxCam is a webcam application for linux. It supports video recording (in an avi uncompressed and Xvid format), snapshot taking, and some special commands for philips webcams, so you can also use the program for astronomy purposes.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Camorama is a small utility to view and save images from a webcam or any other Video4Linux device. It can apply a number of image filters and make remote captures.
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