How To’s and Example Code

HowTo
We have put together a few examples that can help you get started with the Eagle Eye Video API. These examples are by no means intended to be used in a production environment. They are meant to help you learn how to implement different features of the API in different languages. Check back often, we will continue to update our examples.

Making API Calls With Curl

Here we will explain how to format the Eagle Eye API calls, using the curl command line tool. This allows API calls to be accessed with minimal overhead.

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Curl Example API Calls

This page shows sample curl formatted commands for each of the Eagle Eye APIs.

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Constructing Layouts

We will look into the Layouts API to learn how to construct the same layouts used in the web and mobile clients.

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Annotating Previews

In this tutorial, you will learn how to annotate your surveillance images. We will walk you through the complete flow from logging in and retrieving camera ids, to annotating images and then searching through them.

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Playing Live Video

Learn how to embed live video into your own application.

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Long Polling

Learn how to subscribe to the poll stream and receive camera events in real time.

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Creating Time Lapse Video

Learn how to create a time lapse video for a specific time range.

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