Webcam Surveyor is a webcam management utility. The program has a built-in motion detection mechanism, which allows you to use it for video surveillance of your home. If your webcam detects motion in the frame in your absence, Webcam Surveyor will immediately send you an email with the attached photos. In addition to e-mails, this program can upload the series of snapshots to FTP, or simply save them to a hard drive. Webcam Surveyor can save images from a webcam at intervals ranging from 1 second to 59 hours. The program is able to record video and audio, supports a variety of video codecs (MJPEG, DIVX, MPEG-4, etc.), allows you to adjust the resolution, compression and sensitivity to motion. Webcam Surveyor supports autorun, is able to operate in invisible mode, and allows you to manage webcam settings (zoom, focus, panning, etc.).
- controls the settings of the webcam;
- motion detection and user notification;
- the covert mode of operation.