EyeSight Icon EyeSight

capture pictures with your iSight camera

Download EyeSight

Minimum Requirements:

• PowerPC or Intel Mac
• Mac OS X 10.3 (Panther) or later

• External or built-in iSight
Version 1.2 (260 kB)
EyeSight is free, but donations
would be appreciated


• Capture pictures periodically from 10 seconds to 999 days
• Use it as webcam, watch rooms or whatever you like to do
• Picture format: jpg, png, tiff, bmp
• Picture size: adjustable (maximum 640 x 480 pixels)

• Save pictures on disk or upload it on a FTP-Server
• Log for saved pictures (can be watched in console)

• Preview window, shutter sound
• German and French localization

Quick Start:

• Adjust picture size and format, the time interval can be set from 10 seconds to 999 days
• Save the picture(s) on disk or fill in the data to upload it to a (FTP)-server
• The filename to save on disk will be created from the short username of the current user plus a short form of the current date
• In this mode all taken pictures will be saved separately. Using a custom filename causes each new picture to replace the former one
• View display detail in preview window
• Enable log to keep information about saved or uploaded pictures

Version History:

1.2 (March 10, 2008)
• Leopard compatibility

1.1 (February 1, 2007)
• Preview window

• Fixed a bug to work properly with non admin users
• Shutter sound added
• Minor bug fixes

1.0.4 (January 26, 2007)
• French localization added

1.0.3 (January 12, 2007)
• Autostart and minimize function added

1.0.2 (January 12, 2007)
• Panther compatibility added
• Fixed a bug of an error message while quit

1.0.1 (January 11, 2007)
• use save panel to be able to create a new folder
• Takes user short name instead of the computer's host name
• Filenames > 31 characters will be shortened
• Specifying a filename, the file will be replaced, if not, the short username and the current date will be taken as filename

1.0 (January 11, 2007)
• Initial release.
• Works only with Tiger


• Thanks to Axel Bauer for programming the command line utility isightcapture
• Thanks to kumi for help designing the icon
• Thanks to Ronald Leroux for French localization

© 2008 Stefan Klieme

This program is distributed "as is" in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY

iSight is a registered trademark of Apple Computer Inc.