After completing the registration form and receiving a confirmation email with a certificate number you will be able to access the camera images.
To access a camera image you can access the URL http://traffic.ottawa.ca/opendata/camera with the following parameters:
\u2022\tC: Camera number.
\u2022\tCertificate: The certificate string as supplied in the confirmation email.
\u2022\tId: User Id (optional).
Note: City of Ottawa cameras have camera numbers <2000, and MTO cameras have camera numbers >2000.
Note: The Id is a string value assigned by your user to each user or instance of your application accessing the images. The Id must be alphanumeric characters [a-z, A-Z, 0-9]. A given user id for a given certificate may only access the cameras at intervals of at least 60 seconds.
e.g. To access City Camera 16 (Bank and Hunt Club)
e.g. To access MTO Camera 2002 (St Laurent)
The images are approximately 30-50KB in size.
Getting Camera Numbers
To obtain a list of camera numbers you can access a JSON list of the available cameras: http://traffic.ottawa.ca/map/camera_list
More information about the format of the list can be found in the following document: http://traffic.ottawa.ca/map/opendata_info