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This library provides an API for controlling cameras that comply with Sony's VISCA protocol.

Libvisca provides an API for VISCA compliant cameras. VISCA is a protocol developed by Sony for their CCTV cameras, certain webcams and video-conference cameras. This protocol works over an RS232 link. Libvisca API allows you to control most parameters, such as exposure, zoom, focus, iris, and white balance. Libviscaalso supports multiple daisy chained cameras on a single RS232 port.



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Ted Teah

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3 October 2005

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