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The PhotoCapabilities interface of the the MediaStream Image Capture API provides provides available configuration options for an attatched photographic device.


PhotoCapabilities.redEyeReductionRead only
Returns a RedEyeReduction object indicating the red-eye reduction capability of the source.
PhotoCapabilities.imageHeightRead only
Returns a MediaSettingsRange object indicating the image height range supported by the user agent.
PhotoCapabilities.imageWidthRead only
Returns a MediaSettingsRange object indicating the image width range supported by the user agent.
PhotoCapabilities.fillLightModeRead only
Returns an array of available fill light options. Options may include auto, off, or flash.


Specification Status Comment
MediaStream Image Capture
The definition of 'PotoCapabilities' in that specification.
Unknown Initial definition.

Browser Compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 59 ? ? ? ?
Feature Android Webview Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 59 59 ? ? ? ? ?

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