power shot SX100 capture driver
Hi every one, I hate to sound like a newb but I don't have much experience with cameras.
I just bought a new canon power shot SX100 and I am trying to get it to work with Ubuntu. I can read the internal SD card when i plug in the USB to the camera but that is all I can get working.
I am trying to use it for stop motion animation so I will need to get a capture driver (I'm new to all this). There are a few options but I only see them available in windows, and they are not free (no surprise). I found some software called stop motion but it does not appear to work with the camera. In the end I should be able to capture pictures and live video from the camera.
If any one knows of some software that could do this that would be great.
Re: power shot SX100 capture driver
libgphoto2 and gphoto2 (command line front end) can control Canon Powershot cameras - I've used it successfully with my SX110.
I don't know what its official status is now - its main website seems to have disappeared, but it's still in the repositories and the mailing lists appear to be quite active on the project's SourceForge page.
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