Guvcview is a simple application that lets you easily capture/record videos using your webcam. It doesn't only capture videos but also supports recording audio with your mic.

Some of its features include:

Image Enhancement Tools:

  • Brightness
  • Contrast
  • Saturation
  • Hue
  • Gamma
  • Sharpness
  • Backlight Compensation

Video Filters:

  • Mirror
  • Invert
  • Negative
  • Mono 
  • Pieces
  • Particles

Audio Effects:

  • Echo 
  • Fuzz
  • Reverb
  • WahWah
  • Ducky


#Audio Settings

#Video Options

Ubuntu users can install Guvcview using the following PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pj-assis/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install guvcview