Re: Cheapo Video Cam available!

Richard F. Parker (
Wed, 5 Apr 1995 19:55:28 -0700 (PDT)

Why would you buy it at $149 when you can get it any day of the week for
$99 or less, mail order or at your local store? Also, I don't believe it
works on the PC at all, regardless of the cable you rig up.

Richard :)

On Wed, 5 Apr 1995, Richard Colman wrote:

> I bought several of these cameras to use internally, and ended up not using
> most of them. I will sell them for what they cost me: $149 + shipping. Here
> is the camera descritpion:
> - Connectix "QuickCam" digital video camera for MACINTOSH. (NEW-full warranty)
> - video at 320x240 plus audio
> - QuickTime movie recorder and editor
> - still picture capability
> - compatible with cu-seemee, after dark screen savers, desktop photo
> gallery, etc.
> - camera is in a "ball" which rests on a rectangular swivel base - makes it
> easy to position.
> These cameras can PROBABLY be used on a Windows PC as well, but you will
> have to jury-rig a connecting
> cable.
> If this message sounds blatently commercial, however I am not a bigtime
> company, just one person
> and these cameras are really pretty cool for the money.
> Anyways, if you want one of these, e-mail me as soon as practical. I only
> have four or five
> leftovers.