In May-June, 2001 Jeff started inviting all the users to his new website. I tried to ask for access to the server to install the IRC chat. Cam Chat.org) and attempt to retain as many users as possible.As it ended up, about half of the users saw what had happened and stayed with the project, but most of the Metal Flakes crew went with Jeff's new site.I found out early that the most reliable chat was IRC (Internet Relay Chat). There was a cross-over and the Cam Chat chatroom soon became the chatroom for Metal Flakes as well. There are so many members to thank during this period including, JJoker, Smacks, Ouroboros, Tool, Jenna (the cop) The Metal Flakes Crew, Ali, Leslie (Purple Frogy), Gypsy, findercomnet, Tash, Baby-C, Flarpo, Dark Angel, _-Dark-_, Gabbi, Artus, Bex, Blade, Sandi, Hunter, Bunny79ca, War Lady, Bashful, Snow White, Twistie, Hailey Bailey and too many others to list here.
The camera is equipped with a Pentax lens and progressive scan CCD (non-interlaced) image sensor with a 3mm - 8mm auto iris lens.
The camera features a removable infrared cut filter, which enables color video in high and low light conditions as well as IR sensitive black/white video at night.
I soon ran across the webcam/chat site's and was immedately fascinated by this. Jeff was already affiliated with the website Metal
This is what made me want to have my own chatroom and webcam page. updated pics) in my own chatroom where you can talk to me... This is a heavy metal fan base site which still exists today.
After a little research, and adjustment in code, I finally became listed on Yahoo! One of my first visitors was Jeff, who went by the nickname of "Ouroboros." His was the second webcam ever added. We both knew a little HTML and we worked together to make the best of this.
I already had room mods using m IRC Scripts and wanted to keep IRC as the format for the project. Unbeknownst to me, Jeff had begun building his own web site without me. I had no choice but to quickly register my own domain (I use Conquer Cam software to upload the still images to my site.The length of time to upload images is programmable.The standard lens can be replaced with any CS mount or C mount (with C/CS ring) lens.The camera is mounted in an all weather enclosure equipped with a fan and heater.Although Winter is when most people view the cams, you will also see other interesting activity on the webcams during the rest of the year. You can start, stop, fast forward, rewind, and pause the video, just like with your VCR. The Gaylord Snowman Cam recommends Snowman Cabin, Snowmobile Cabin and Alpine Snow Cabin for all your winter sports vacation lodging.