Here are three simple tips (along with some convincing before and afters to seal the deal) to improve your webcam video picture.‘s Work Flow series who are staring directly down at their web camera, nose hairs and all. Never sit with your back to a window while doing an online video conversation or meeting unless you also have light on the front of your face to balance things out (a backlit shot is not a good shot).In other words, no matter how technical they are, most webcam users forget that your eye line matters. If you’re in a room without a window, dig around for a light that you can place in front of you–even if you only have access to a small lamp.3. Built-in web cameras have come a long way, but external web cameras have come even further.The philosophy behind this unconventional landing place is that chats all begin with the conversation, and in Snapchat, images do the talking.That makes even more sense when you think of how the app treats its photos and videos ephemerally.Can you recommend some good home video monitoring devices that can help my sister and me keep an eye on our elderly mother?Over the holidays, we noticed that her health has slipped a bit, and would like to keep a closer eye on her. To the 310 million monthly active Snapchat users, many of whom are in their teens and early 20s: Sorry, but old people are about to crash your party. And that is exactly why the app is exploding in use, even recently overtaking Twitter in terms of daily users.
Many seniors find this type of "I'm watching you" technology to be an invasion of privacy, while others don't mind and even welcome the idea.
) And finally, to the adults reading this to discover what they've been missing: Apologies, but Snapchat will show you things—like what you'd look like as a glasses-wearing chihuahua—that you'll never unsee.
And with a rotating set of fun features and filters, it's also the response to Facebook and Twitter's stale experiences.
And, they also offer a video recording option (for an extra fee) that saves past video to a cloud, so you can rewind and review what you missed.
One of the best products available today that does all this and more is the Nest Cam, which costs 9, but if you want their video recording option, it's an extra 0 per year for a 10-day video history, or 0/year for 30 days.