You can use Pixect to take photos online. It works in both desktop and mobile.  The photo booth effects can be done without much delay.

Take amazing selfies and add cool webcam effects. You can adjust picture brightness, contrast, hue and saturation. Photo collage can be done with simple steps.

The pixect online photo editing can be done with a few clicks. Focus your webcam of your laptop or pc to take your picture. Apply different filters to make your picture attractive.

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Pictures can be uploaded and shared on Facebook, Twitter. Spot remover and Color spray are the highlights of this mobile and desktop app.


This is an online photo booth app for taking photos with webcam and we can create amazing cool camera online effects.

Visit the Pixect Homepage

Click on the “Get Started Now” button.

Pixect Permissions Dialog


This will be first screen if you authorization or permission is not granted to Pixect to access your web camera.

The message is clear. Pixect never records you. Your pictures stay on your computer until you choose to share them.

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Pixect Camera

There are several standard effects like –

    • Sepia
    • Black & White
    • Glow
    • Comic
    • Colored Pencil
    • Thermal Camera
    • X-Ray
    • Pop Art
    • Bulge
    • Dent
    • Twirl
    • Squeeze
    • Mirror
    • Light Tunnel
    • Fish Eye
    • Stretch

You can also customize effects for photo gallery.

For PC or desktop, you need to have a webcam to make Pixect work. In mobile phones, camera is in-built.

So you don’t need webcam for smart phones.

This app works for different country languages like English, Portugese, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, Netherlands, Turkey, Poland, Swedish and Norway.

Pixect – Definition

I decided to do a small research on this project. When I checked the Wikipedia page, this is what I found about Photo Booth.

Photo Booth is a small software application for taking photos and videos with an iSight camera by Apple Inc. for Mac OS X and iOS (although only available on the iPad, starting with the iPad 2).

The cool webcam effects make your boyfriend and girlfriend envy of your videos and pictures.

In 80s and 90s, people use to visit a kiosk for photo booth effects. But this has changed after the advent of pc and mobile. You can take pictures online and apply different digital effects.

Photo Booth is just like a web cam application where you can take a snapshot of yourself or a small video that can be displayed as a thumbnail.

What is Photo Booth

Pixect Features

The above screenshot shows the different features of the application.

  • Click on the red button below. There is a 3 second delay.
  • Photo is taken automatically.
  • Video clip begins recording, depending upon the setting you select.

Effects can be applied by clicking the “Effects” button. You can also apply backdrops. These are some special features using which you can change the look and feel of your photo or video.

The Pixect video recorder is for web-cam savvy people who would like to share their videos with friends and relatives.

In United States, UK and Australia people are well versed with this software application.

Pixect Effects

The camera online effects are shown in the below screenshots.

pixect_webcam_photoFirst time I faced some problems. This is because there was another video device which was chosen by default.

So I had to choose my default web cam and then re-open the web page 2 to 3 times, before I was visible.

What are the Options?

So when I clicked on the “camera” icon it immediately took a snapshot of myself.

pixect_snapshot_webcamNow I could save the image to my computer. I could also share it on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr directly using the sharing buttons.

There is also a back button.

There are also two buttons beside the camera button. Using these two buttons you could capture the photo after 3 or 5 seconds.

Photo Collage

There is a new option using which you can take multiple photos of yourself and summarize into one picture.

pixect_multi_frameYou can also flip the photo horizontally and vertically online and is visible to you before you take the snapshot. You can also pause the webcam.

It’s also possible to change the brightness, contrast, hue and saturation.

pixect_brightness_settingsI was first not able to change these settings. Later I found out that, by moving the slider we can increase or decrease the brightness settings.

What are the Effects ?

The photo booth video effects will make you a dream photographer. All you have to do is click the “Normal” button beside the camera button. That will display number of effects possible with Pixect.

pixect_online_photo_booth_effectsYou can click on each effect and that will display the photo in that mode.

Once you click the camera button, a snapshot is taken.

Then you can save the picture with that particular effect and share it on different social network sites.


Photo Booth for Windows 10

The following is the link for Photo Booth Pro app in Microsoft Store.

You can add fun real time effects to your webcam shots.

There is provision to capture single shots or multiple photos and save them locally on your disk.

This app especially is redesigned for Windows 10 and works even in Win 8.1.

An integrated camera for a laptop does the magic. Otherwise, you need to have a separate webcam.

Features of Photo Booth Pro App in Windows 10

  • Chose from 33 high definition camera effects like Grayscale, Mirror, 3D Flip, Fisheye, Pinch, Invert, Swirl, Edge Detection, Blur, Pop Art, Old Movie, Pencil Sketch, Vignette, Bricks, and many more!
  • Capture unlimited photos, photo booth strips and videos with special effects – Preview your photos in the Photo Gallery, and share on Facebook, Twitter or OneDrive
  • Build even more photo strips with an intuitive user interface.
  • Allow to select a custom layout (4×4, 4×1 or more options), border size and color, order of your photos
  •  All photos and videos are saved locally in the PhotoBoothPro app folder under “This PC\Pictures” in Windows 10


I really like the simplicity of the software. All you need to capture your image is a web cam.

Just connect it to the computer if you are on desktop or it will be automatically detected on a laptop. From there on, just follow the above simple steps for photo booth effects.

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