VHS Library Pi Security Camera

VHS Library Pi Security Camera

“This is an old VHS Video Library case that’s now providing a perfect home for a Raspberry Pi security camera. The case contains a Pi Zero and the camera peeps out through the spine of the fake book. It’s a really simple build with an old-world look and a practical modern purpose!”

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Yet Another Raspberry Pi Photo Booth

Yet Another Raspberry Pi Photo Booth

“Recently, my company (cubitux) had the opportunity to participate to a contest to present a photo booth solution to a client. Because I’m an open-source fan, I picked Raspberry Pi technology and started creating something around it. ————————— Everything runs with a customized Raspbian - Desktop Edition (Special Linux flavor for Raspberry Pi)An already made SD card image is available …

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Smart Security Camera

Smart Security Camera

“IoT Raspberry Pi security camera running OpenCV for object detection. The camera will send an email with an image of any objects it detects. Check out this video to see a summary of the build steps and the completed camera: Building the Housing The housing consists of two components made from 1/4” (really 0.22” - 0.23”) medium density …

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3D Body Scanner Using Raspberry Pi Cameras

3D Body Scanner Using Raspberry Pi Cameras

“This 3D scanner is a collaborative project at BuildBrighton Makerspace with the aim of making digital technology affordable for community groups. Scanners are being used in the fashion industry, to customise clothes design, in the games industry for virtual reality and in gyms to monitor health. If they are also available in makerspaces, which provide access to tools for production …

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FabDoc - Version Control Tool for makers

FabDoc - Version Control Tool for makers

“Simplify the way of documenting projects in software and hardware, based on Raspberry Pi Zero and camera module We are all facing a lot of works of documentation beyond making, especially when we would like to share and collaboratively develop “hardware” projects.There are too many version control system (VCS) tools for “software” projects so that we could fortunately join …

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Smart Eye for Your Pi

Smart Eye for Your Pi

“Having some fun combining clarifai and Mycroft.ai . For my second skill, I thought it would be interesting to experiment with voice & vision. By adding vision recognition to the Mycroft.ai platform we are giving sight to our favorite voice platform. Running Mycroft in it’s Picroft version allows us to take advantage of many of the popular features of …

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Build an Autonomous R/C Car with Raspberry Pi

Build an Autonomous R/C Car with Raspberry Pi

“In May of 2016, the Self Racing Cars group held their inaugural autonomous track day for full-size cars at Thunderhill Raceway Park in Northern California. Will and I both attended, but wouldn’t actually meet until a few months later. We were intrigued by the event, but we knew that full-sized autonomous racing cars were not for hobbyists like ourselves …

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Raspberry Pi Embedded Cap With GPS & 10DOF

Raspberry Pi Embedded Cap With GPS & 10DOF

“In this post we will show you how to geotag and capture the “attitude” of photos taken with the Raspberry Pi camera and record these values within the photo itself using EXIF metadata. We used a modified (hacked?) cap to take the images in this post. The cap took photos, geo-tagged and recorded attitude as we walked around Sydney Harbour …

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How to Convert Old Film Reels With a Raspberry Pi

How to Convert Old Film Reels With a Raspberry Pi

“My grandfather Leo was a self-taught electrical engineer and IEEE member who designed control systems for tire factories. He was also an avid photographer, and his eight children—and later, his grandchildren—were among his favorite subjects, right up to his death in 1974, when I was 5. Fast-forward to 2013: During a move, my uncle uncovered a trove of …

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