figure.liveImage(cam[, areaIndex, className, properties]) → shows a camera live image in the current or given area of this figure

Creates a plot-image (2D) and automatically grabs images into this window. This function is not blocking.


cam : {dataIO-Instance}

Camera grabber device from which images are acquired.

areaIndex: {int}, optional :

Area number where the plot should be put if subplots have been created

className : {str}, optional

class name of desired plot (if not indicated default plot will be used (see application settings)

properties : {dict}, optional

optional dictionary of properties that will be directly applied to the plot widget.