HTML Media Capture

Written by Michael Gearon on the

Last updated 03

What is Media Capture?

Media Capture is currently a W3C Last Working Draft, it allows users the ability to access there camera, microphone or video camera to then either select a pre-existing file or to record and upload media.

An example of Media Capture

This is the code pen to demonstrate Media Capture:

See the Pen HTML Media Capture by Michael Gearon (@michaelgearon) on CodePen.

Further Reading

For more information check out W3: Media Capture W3

Written by Michael Gearon

Michael Gearon is a UX Designer at BrandContent. Specialising in voice assistants and CRO, I have a wealth of experience in UX, UI and website design. Based in Cardiff, South Wales Mike can help local businesses with their online presence.