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Setting up a Live Webcam Feed

Article Description

Unless you are telepathic, it is difficult to find out what's happening on the other side of the earth without technology aiding you. Instead of telepathy, you and your audience can now broadcast and tune into the live feeds over the Internet. Kulvir Bhogal shows you how to set up a live web camera feed with some free software.

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Conclusion

In this article, I showed you how to set up a live web camera feed using Windows Media Encoder, a broadband Internet connection, and a web camera. Using the simple setup described in this article, you can let people view what your web camera can see. Alternatively, you can be your own audience. You can use the setup described in this article to build yourself a baby monitor that can hear—and see!