Install cheese-common by entering the following commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install cheese-common
Common files for the Cheese tool to take pictures and videos
A webcam application that supports image and video capture. Makes it easy to take photos and videos of you, your friends, pets or whatever you want. Allows you to apply fancy visual effects, fine-control image settings and has features such as Multi-Burst mode, Countdown timer for photos. . This package contains the common files and translations.