Image capture questions

Rodolfo Oliveira's Avatar

Rodolfo Oliveira

18 Jun, 2014 11:42 AM

Hi all, I am an absolute beginner in Python but I've been reading about pygame and such libraries, and I've dared trying to implement it as a node with no success... so I was wondering if anyone, with better skills than mine, could point out some ways of doing this.
Ultimately, the goal is to input image, from a webcam, and manipulate it with the sound reactor. It can be rastered (as an example here on the forum) or not, it really doesn't matter.

source ---> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/15870619/python-webcam-http-stre...

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Frederik De Ble... on 18 Sep, 2014 08:03 PM

    Frederik De Bleser's Avatar

    This is, uhm, difficult, for a number of reasons:

    • The Python implementation we use runs on Java, and I don't think it support PyGame
    • We don't have support for images (it's mainly a vector application)
    • You would need external (Java) libraries, which we don't really support.

    So, unfortunately, this doesn't fall in the scope of NodeBox 3. It would be cool if we could do all of this eventually, but we're not there yet.

  2. 2 Posted by Rodolfo Oliveir... on 19 Sep, 2014 10:14 PM

    Rodolfo Oliveira's Avatar

    yes, I figured it would be difficult.

    maybe I can try to capture the image in some other way (externally), pipe it to nodebox and then raster it.

    thanks anyway

Reply to this discussion

Internal reply

Formatting help / Preview (switch to plain text) No formatting (switch to Markdown)

Attaching KB article:

»

Attached Files

You can attach files up to 10MB

If you don't have an account yet, we need to confirm you're human and not a machine trying to post spam.

Keyboard shortcuts

Generic

? Show this help
ESC Blurs the current field

Comment Form

r Focus the comment reply box
^ + ↩ Submit the comment

You can use Command ⌘ instead of Control ^ on Mac

Recent Discussions

22 Feb, 2024 05:51 AM
22 Feb, 2024 01:11 AM
21 Feb, 2024 05:27 PM
21 Feb, 2024 04:49 PM
16 Feb, 2024 05:24 PM

 

06 Feb, 2024 04:45 AM
19 Jan, 2024 09:50 AM
13 Jan, 2024 03:47 AM
05 Jan, 2024 05:10 PM
05 Jan, 2024 04:54 PM
04 Jan, 2024 11:49 PM