Sir Apfelot Blog

3 June 2021

BCMASTER HD webcam: Successor to the AUKEY model for only € 24,99

Webcams have been in great demand for over a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. If you are still looking for a cheap [...] for video conferencing, chatting with friends and family, streaming or similar tasks.
13 April 2021

AnkerWork - Anker presents home office and conference solutions

The technology and accessories manufacturer Anker is introducing products designed for the home office and offices with its new AnkerWork product line. For example, you can now use the PowerConf C300 webcam and the PowerConf mobile conference speaker [...]
2 March 2021

New AUKEY webcam: 1080p camera with HDR and automatic brightness control

AUKEY is currently offering the new model of its HD webcam released in 2021 with a discount voucher. With it you can buy the camera for Mac and PC, which has been redesigned with regard to brightness compensation and High Dynamic Range (HDR) [...]
6 November 2020

Use SLR and digital cameras as a webcam (Nikon, Canon, Sony and more)

Whether in the home office, video chatting with the family, on the Discord server or streaming on Twitch - you often need a good webcam. How nice that you can use the SLR or digital camera as a webcam [...]
17 April 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 16, 2020

It is now Friday again and, as always, this means that it is time for a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time I'll show you what Apple and tech news I get in the [...]
16 March 2019
The photo shows the pack with the two inLine webcam covers (photos: Sir Apfelot).

In the test: Webcam Slider from inLine for iPad and MacBook

A few days ago the German manufacturer inLine provided me with a set of two webcam sliders that I tested for you. At this point, first of all thanks to inLine for the small [...]
4 July 2017
I hardly ever use the Facetime camera on the iPad. Accordingly, permanent masking of the same makes perfect sense. Normally, however, I would have chosen black rather than color. ;-)

CAMSTICKER® put to the test: webcam stickers that can be removed without leaving any residue

There was recently a report on the subject of "webcam coverage" on Sir Apfelot. We presented various sticker sets from different manufacturers that can be used to attach the Facetime camera to the iPad or iPhone as well as [...]