Written by Pavan Kumar on September 11, 2009
Mobile phone is a very common gadget in current times and most of the geeks prefer to go with a high end cell phones with much used features like mp3, fm radio, camera support etc. If you have such a phone and want to use the camera of your mobile phone as a web camera, here is how you can do it. No need to buy anything, just convert your mobile camera into webcam with free softwares.
Symbian S60 Smart Phones with Camera & Bluetooth
If you have a Symbian S60 smart phone with a camera and bluetooth communication, you can use the same as your webcam using SmartCam and it works even for web apps like Skype etc. This is a free application which can help you connect with your phone through bluetooth and work in real time to capture as per the need. As this does not require any cable connection, you can carry your mobile to any place within a short range and take any shots with your wireless web camera mobile phone.
Sony Ericsson Camera Mobile Phones
SE Webcam can help you partially get the job done. With this utility you can use your Sony Ericsson phone camera to take snaps, but it is not possible to live stream the video directly onto your computer screen. This would only help if you are taking your own photographs and renders useless for live video chat / conference applications. This little tool is available in 5 different languages and is free to use.
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