Camera photo vs camera video on Android

Hi!

As I saw in the startup log of my app, some phones provides different resolutions for video and photo. Is there a way to “take a photo” within OF? I would definitely prefer to use that rather that just using the image grabbed from the video.

Thanks, F.

not as it is, you could add some methods in the java side of the videoGrabber to take a photo then add some calls in ofxAndroidVideoGrabber to call the java part

Gracias, Arturo.

I’ll give it a try. If I find something stable on this I’ll drop a note.

F.

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