A project using video sensing (created by Mitchel Resnick, Scratch Team member).

Video Sensing is a feature added in Scratch 2.0. It is similar to the Microsoft Kinect.[citation needed]

Video Blocks

There are four blocks related to video sensing. Three are stack blocks, and one is a hat block.

When Video Motion > ()

Main article: When Video Motion is greater than () (block)

when video motion > (10) This Hat Block starts its script if video motion is larger than the specified value.

Turn Video ()

Main article: Turn Video () (block)

turn video [on v] This block can turn the video on, off, or on-flipped (flipped horizontally).

Set Video Transparency to ()

Main article: Set Video Transparency to () (block)

set video transparency to (50) This block can set the transparency of the webcam output. Setting it to 100 makes it completely white, and 0 is a normal camera.

Video () on ()

Main article: Video () on () (block)

(video [motion v] on [this sprite v]) This Reporter block can be accessed and used by any sprite, or the Stage. The first dropdown menu has options "motion" and "direction". The second contains a list of all the sprites.

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