After installing Ubuntu 10.04 LTS(Lucid Lynx),Are you wondering for the drivers or software for your webcam?Don’t worry! I will tell you about an excellent software for your webcam and then you can record photos and videos along with a lot of fun effects.Not only this,you can also share your photos very easily by using an excellent photo manager,”F-Spot” which came as default application in Ubuntu 10.04 release.
Cheese : For your webcam
The software that you can use very easily for taking photos and videos is “cheese”.Actually it was written in 2007 as a part of Google Summer of code.Cheese can also create some fancy effect in photos and videos by using Gstreamer.
Requirements for Using Cheese :
How to install Cheese in Ubuntu 10.04?
It is very simple ..it will take two steps and few minutes to install.
step1: Go to Ubuntu Software Center or Synaptic Package Manager and search for cheese.
step2: Click to install.
You can also install it manually after downloading its latest stable version fr0m its official site.