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Overviewer turns your iPhone into a document camera for Zoom calls

Overviewer turns your iPhone into a document camera for Zoom calls

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What you need to know Overviewer gives teachers a way to share their iPhone's camera across video calls for free. This could be a lifesaver for teachers who are working remotely. Sometimes the best apps are those born out of necessity and that's definitely the case with Overviewer, an app created by developer Charlie Chapman. It's an app that's difficult to explain, but if you boil it down far enough it's actually really simple – Overviewer takes what your iPhone's camera sees and puts it into Zoom calls. Why is that handy? Because the alternatives are big, costly machines and right now teachers are working remotely. Like Chapman's wife. My wife is a Kindergarten teacher and when COVID hit she had to figure out how to teach a bunch of 5 and 6 year olds how to draw letters over Zoom. Initially she made her own document camera using her iPhone and the default camera app. Zoom has a wonderful feature where you can share your iPhone's screen by plugging into your laptop with ...