Skype Video into MAX

Apr 5, 2012 at 2:54pm

Skype Video into MAX

Does anyone know how it may be possible to get a Skype video call into MAX and record a segment of the call that can then be looped?

thankyou very much!

Apr 5, 2012 at 5:36pm

What about using jit.desktop to just screen grab the skype window? Or Syphon Screen Capture?

Skype also has an API, but I haven’t worked with it to know how hard it would be to integrate into Max.

Apr 6, 2012 at 2:32am

with jit.desktop you can record the video, but not the audio. if you want the audio look to Soundflower or similar…

I always thought Max could make a great alternative app to Skype too… :) all the tools are there…

Aug 20, 2012 at 4:09pm

i actually solved this problem with a program called callrecorder from ecamm

works very well! i can now record a conversation in skype, that bounces an avi file down, and then i can open this up in a max patch. has really helped my patch!

hope this helps other people with the same issue…


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