Reading Barcodes with Webcam in OpenCV and Python

Barcode is an efficient way to make information readable for machines. There are many scenarios of using Barcode reader software. For example, companies use Barcode encoding and decoding software to manage various documents that captured by office scanners. Airport security uses handheld scanners to check the boarding pass and record personal information to the database….

Dynamsoft Camera SDK 6.1 Released

DCS 6.1

We are happy to announce the release of version 6.1 of Dynamsoft Camera SDK, the browser-based camera library for you to easily enable image and document capture from UVC cameras in your Web application. Highlights Added save and saveAsync methods to save images/documents in the image viewer to a local directory. Added toBlackWhite method to…

Online Document Scan Using a Webcam – Dynamsoft Camera SDK 6.0 Released

online document scan using a webcam

We are happy to announce the release of version 6.0 of Dynamsoft Camera SDK, the web-based camera library which provides JavaScript APIs that enable you to easily capture images and documents from UVC cameras. Online Document Imaging Using a Webcam The new version added a new Document Mode which helps expand your document capture application reach beyond traditional…

Camera SDK | Turn a Web Camera into a Scanner

With Dynamsoft Camera SDK, developers can build a web application that enables a user to capture scanner-quality images with a webcam. The SDK does this by automatically detecting the border and then cropping the background. Users can also enhance the images by adjusting the brightness, contrast and other properties. After processing, images can be uploaded…

Webcam Barcode Reader from Live Video Stream in JavaScript

webcam barcode scanner

Read Barcode and QR Code from Video in JS In a previous post, we talked about how to create a webcam barcode scanner application with HTML5. However, using HTML5 to access a webcam has some limitations and might not meet your needs. In this post, we will talk about how to create a webcam barcode reader in JavaScript…