Super quick post today, with an answet to a question that we had last week in one of our Reactor Sessions:
Can we access to a camera 🤳 while I’m coding in a Jupter Notebook?
So, the answer is YES. Here is a sample:
And as usual, let’s share some code and some notes to test this.
- I’m coding this sample using Visual Studio Code and the Jupyter Notebook extension (link)
- I’m accesing camera 2 on my devices, I have several cameras.
- I’m using matpotlib to show the image, from an OpenCV Mat. This is super cool, it automatically understand Mat().
- Important: remember to release the camera at the end!
And here is the code:
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