Flash AS3 : Apply bitmap filters to a webcam image

Simple (beginner-intermediate) Flash AS3code example on how to apply a bitmap filter on a webcam image. Also image rotation and simple motion detection (activityLevel) is included. You can make a Photobooth of this script as well. Mark Knol wrote an ImageSaver class that sends a .jpg or .png picture of a Display element to a simple PHP script that stores it on a webserver :
Stroep.nl AS3 ImageSaver Class. You need a webcam and give Flashplayer access to the camera to see the example below :

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For more in-depth information see the following subjects in the Flash Actionscript 3.0 reference :

The code ( copy-paste directly in a new Flash project in the Actions – Frame. )