MacVoices #21009: Jeff Carlson on Webcams (2)

Jeff Carlson wraps up his look at the hits and misses of webcams with two more examples, an unintentional example of good and not-so-good audio, and thoughts on matching your needs and expectations with what is available in your laptop, in the dedicated webcam devices, and whether using an iPhone is for you.


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Author and photographer Jeff Carlson (@jeffcarlson, [email protected]) is a columnist for the Seattle Times, a contributing editor at TidBITS (, and writes for publications such as Macworld and Photographic Elements Techniques. He is the author of The Connected Apple Family, The iPad for Photographers, Third EditioniPad & iPhone Video: Film, Edit, and Share the Apple Way, and Take Control of Your Digital Photos on the Mac, among many other books. He believes there’s never enough coffee, and does his best to test that theory.  


Why webcams aren’t good enough by Jeff Carlson on Reincubate

How to look your best on a video call by Jeff Carlson on Reincubate

Logitech BRIO Ultra HD Webcam

Razer Kiyo 1080p 30 FPS/720 p 60 FPS Streaming Webcam

Logitech StreamCam


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