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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby Deeds » Sat Oct 06, 2012 11:27 am

I have just watched the Egyptian goose get into the water and swim across to its mate. How special is that?

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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby arks » Sat Oct 06, 2012 5:47 pm

I STILL don't get the live Orpen webcam, no matter when I try — repeatedly over the past few weeks. As I reported to Danie and Steven earlier, I have NO problem with videos or live feeds elsewhere, on this forum or off, ONLY with this new thing? :wall: :wall: :wall:
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby MATTHYS » Sat Oct 06, 2012 5:59 pm

Really a pity that you can't get the live Orpen cam, Arks :(
You do use this link http://www.sanparks.org/interact/multim ... ?cam=orpen to access ?

I sometimes, actually most of the time, have problems with videos/live feeds elsewhere but no with our Orpen webcam live video streaming.
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby PJL » Sat Oct 06, 2012 6:14 pm

The live cam seems to be working fine at the moment arks... how long do you wait on the page for the video to load? For me it takes around 10 to 15 seconds before the video shows up. What browser are you using?

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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby MATTHYS » Sat Oct 06, 2012 6:25 pm

PJL wrote:For me it takes around 10 to 15 seconds before the video shows up.

For me too :thumbs_up:
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby arks » Sat Oct 06, 2012 10:54 pm

Thanks for trying to help, Matthys and PJL, but nothing seems to work, no matter how long I wait for it. I tried both that link and just clicking on the drop-down menu (same link, I think?), but nada :wall: :wall: :wall:

Not a train smash, because I don't really have time to watch any cams (I manage the occassional look into the highlights threads, but that's it), but it would be nice just to be able to see what the live cam actually is, even if I can only rarely pop in for a glimpse :wall: :whistle:
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby Philip1 » Sat Oct 06, 2012 11:05 pm

Arks, a person can only try. :thumbs_up: No problem :wink:
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby vinkie » Sun Oct 07, 2012 2:03 am

Is the live cam at Orpen offline? :evil:

Since 00:18 it seems to have gone to daytime images....prerecorded daytime video.... :cry:
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby Deeds » Sun Oct 07, 2012 12:01 pm

Is the live cam at Orpen offline? :evil:

Since 00:18 it seems to have gone to daytime images....prerecorded daytime video.... :cry:

I am not sure if I am correct but my live streaming seems to be in sync with the webcam still picture at Orpen at 12:00 (noon) Sunday

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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby MATTHYS » Sun Oct 07, 2012 12:14 pm

:thumbs_up: Deeds.
Live streaming in sync for me too.
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby Deeds » Sun Oct 07, 2012 12:37 pm

What bird was that which seemed to be harrassing the male impala? Isn't it wonderful being able to watch.

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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby vinkie » Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:28 pm

Deeds wrote:Is the live cam at Orpen offline? :evil:

Since 00:14 it seems to have gone to daytime images....prerecorded daytime video.... :cry:

I am not sure if I am correct but my live streaming seems to be in sync with the webcam still picture at Orpen at 12:00 (noon) Sunday


Now the cam is working fine but last night it wasn't working well.....take a look here

Cam problems at night....change from nightimage to day

[video]http://youtu.be/iWd4w0Ij3AM[/video]
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby MATTHYS » Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:35 pm

Thank you, Vinkie !
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby vinkie » Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:39 pm

Hmm just spotted a Mongoose at 0:33 sec :dance:
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Re: Orpen webcam live video streaming - beta phase

Unread postby PJL » Sun Oct 07, 2012 7:06 pm

vinkie wrote:Cam problems at night....change from nightimage to day

Hey vinkie, I think this is down to the player and your browser when watching the live cam. I've seen it a few times before where for some reason the connection to the video stream goes down temporarily - the player in your browser resets back to where you started watching from (and also never goes past the point of where the connection problem was). Simple solution is a quick refresh of the page and it seems to resolve it :thumbs_up:


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