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Photos: Web cam effects

Visual Effects software by Logitech alters the on-screen appearance of teenage video maker "Bowiechick" at YouTube.com. Users can elect to look like a cat, a martian or appear as if they're wearing a gas mask. The animation features helped Bowiechick's 75-second home movie generate more than 150,000 page views.

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By Bill Detwiler

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