Camera Trigger (Motion Detect)

Camera Trigger (Motion Detect)

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Camera Trigger is a simple motion detection application. Device camera shutter (video recording) will be triggered by objects movement on the selected screen area where user can change the area position and size of it.

Camera Hide Service (Lock Screen Hide): Hide camera view while the trigger session is in progress.
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Additional functions includes:
* Video and Photo record modes.
* Time Lapse mode.
* Email notification function.
* Dropbox auto upload function.
* When the motion is detected, the notification email (with preview image) will be automatically sent to the user email.
* Device screen orientation supports: Portrait, Landscape, and Upside Down

Application may be useful for the certain purposes.
1. Self portrait photo taking.
2. Use as self-timer function.
3. Monitoring some place continuously.
4. Creating fun animated photo albums.
5. And etc.

1. Camera Settings:
Video and Photo mode
Auto focus
Output image size
Note: Camera setting would not be applied when Screen Capture option is selected. When continuous detection option is selected, recommend to disable auto focus and select small image size options for fast processing.

2. Photo Source Option:
Camera photo option
Screen Capture option

3. Trigger Timer:
Motion detector trigger timer function is as same as the common camera self-timer.
After delay time finishes, the motion detection will be started. And waiting for the motion movement, and the application would not take any photos until it gets detection.

4. Detection Sensitivity:
User could decide a motion detection sensitivity among the High, Medium, or Low options.
The sensitivity of the detection is varied by surrounding light conditions. So, recommend to test and choose the best option for the given areas. To test, try to change detection area positions and the size of the detector to get the best results.

5. Detection Area Setting:
Detection area position and the its size could be easily changed by the drag and move. The size of the area could be changed when touch and drag the red colored right bottom arrow mark.

6. Start Detection:
Single detection: when this option is selected, the detector will take a single motion movement detection. After detection, it saves photo on the storage and finishes the processing.
Continuous non-stop detection option will be last until user intervene to stop the processing. This option might be the best choice when monitoring some places or objects for the time being.
The motion detected photos are saved on the SD Card. The single detection option\'s photos are saved under the date formated folders bellow the application folder. And the continuously taken photos are saved under the application RECORD folder.

7. Slide Show Player: (Video Player)
Slide show player is included in the application. With player, the continuously taken photos could be played as animated time-lapsed format.
Only the RECORD folders are available for the player.

8. File Explorer:

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Recently changed in this version

This Version Update:
* Dropbox new file name update.
* Google Play Service update, android 2.3 or above required.
User custom app folder for the external storage (sd card).
Periodic screen hide status check during the trigger session.
Last Version Update:
Camera Hide Service (Lock Screen Hide Option)
To use Lock Screen Hide option, please check and enable "Power button instantly locks" option from android settings security section.
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Comments and ratings for Camera Trigger (Motion Detect)
  • (34 stars)

    by keith dragon on 11/08/2014

    Can't even use the app because of all the ads.

  • (34 stars)

    by Ash Walters on 08/08/2014

    Take away the intrusive ads, non intuitive interface and general awkwardness and you have a decent app. I was successful in getting it to work once,, but the second time it took 5 pictures and quit. Fix the bugs and you have something here.

  • (34 stars)

    by Sunil Khatri on 11/07/2014

    Best app.

  • (34 stars)

    by Mike H on 09/06/2014

    Bad design, too many ads, cannot watch videos, requires google account password

  • (34 stars)

    by The Bambi on 04/06/2014

    Full screen adds for any button press

  • (34 stars)

    by Peter Stone on 19/05/2014

    Good app wil pay to remove ads

  • (34 stars)

    by Marius Gervinauskas on 12/05/2014

    Gives ads every 5 seconds or any time you touch crap