A webcam is a video capture device that is connected to a computer or computer network, often using a USB port or, if connected to a network, ethernet or Wi-Fi.
a portable computer small enough to use in your lap
Jesse Hartman is a musician, filmmaker and actor, living in New York's East Village.
A microcomputer that is portable and suitable for use while traveling
A laptop is a personal computer designed for mobile use that is small and light enough for a person to rest on their lap.
Another Assimilation Shot
Another shot of the Poor PowerBook pushing a 21" Monitor, Keyboard, Mouse, FireWire HD, External Speakers, USB Extension cord hooked to the Camera's Card Reader the Ethernet Cable and the Power Supply. Whew!
New laptop, controlling camera remotely
Experimenting with the remote-control software created by Nikon: "Nikon Camera Control". It's novel, but not really worth the $70 they're asking for it once the trial period expires.