Once you have your equipment in place, you can start the software running – see our article How to set up a webcam for instructions – and soon you’ll have the desired images showing on your computer screen.
While you’re hard at work, your laptop is just sitting at home goofing off.
Another function excels in taking screenshots of webcam screen and saving it as a standard image format JPG/BMP directly.
or you could port the Eos Movie Record software for windows to macintosh, source here and add a webcam function.
that would be much work, but could be ive found a port for mac however couldn' T find a program that will let me use the screencast as a webcam or vice-versa I honestly have no idea how to "add a webcam function" to that program...
If you’ve got a Windows laptop with a webcam, you can put it to work as a home security system using i Spy Connect’s video surveillance software (
i Spy’s basic software is free and open source for use with a laptop and one webcam on the same network.
You should have EOS Utility installed, now turn the camera on.