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VideoCapture in Colab

asked 2020-06-27 02:58:57 -0500

How do i use cv2.VideoCapture(0) in google colab. I want to use the live video from my webcam in colab. Is there anyway to do it

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Used google search for VideoCapture in Colab opencv python

supra56 gravatar imagesupra56 ( 2020-06-27 05:22:07 -0500 )edit

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answered 2020-06-27 03:09:49 -0500

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sad as it is -- no way

(the processing happens on goog's servers, they'll have no physical access to your device)

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since current 4.1.2 installed there has full ffmpeg support, you might be able to use video files (prerecord locally and upload to colab)

berak gravatar imageberak ( 2020-06-27 03:32:15 -0500 )edit

whats with opencv js?

holger gravatar imageholger ( 2020-06-29 17:18:07 -0500 )edit
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