Cheese, a Photobooth-inspired GNOME application for taking pictures and videos from a webcam that also includes graphical effects based on the gstreamer backend, is now at version 3.12 Beta 1.Cheese 3.12 Beta 1 can be used to take photos and videos, and it's based on GNOME 3.0, GStreamer, Clutter, and GNOME Video Effects.
Highlights of Cheese 3.12 Beta 1:
• g_type_init() has been removed from test-libcheese.c;
• The copyright in the about dialog has been updated;
• The usage on FreeBSD and POSIX has been fixed;
• A number of languages have been updated.
A complete list of changes can be found in the official announcement. Download Cheese 3.12 Beta 1 right now from Softpedia. The final version of GNOME 3.12 is expected to arrive on March 26, 2014.
Remember that this is a development version and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended for testing purposes only.