The Self Illuminating Web Camera
If you use a webcam on a regular basis, you’ve probably discovered that at times, the lighting adds odd effects on the image that shows up. Sometimes overhead lighting can create dark circles when you’re plenty rested and wrinkles you’d rather not be seen. It becomes tempting to find an adjustable desk lamp to position it as a spotlight. At least for those that mind how their cam is making them look. Well instead of doing that, you could pick up this web camera that has a little built-in lighting.
The camera has a total of six bright white LED lights, which would be enough to give you some nice lighting. While still also not making you look like a ghost on your cam. The 2MP camera is on a semi-rigid cable that allows for it to be positioned where you need it. The camera also has a built-in microphone and can capture video at 30 fps at 640 x 480 resolution. You can purchase the camera for $89.95 from Hammacher and Schlemmer.