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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Raspberry Pi Tumblr GIF Photo Booth

Raspberry Pi Tumblr GIF Photo Booth

“This beginner Raspberry Pi project shows you how to use Python code to turn your Pi camera into a GIF-making, Tumblr-posting photo booth! This project is an except from my free Raspberry Pi Class, so definitely check that out for more in-depth info on the system setup!I’ve attached the final Python program for my photo booth. I …

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A Sudoku Solver’s Robot

A Sudoku Solver’s Robot

“A robot that solves and fills alone a sudoku’ grid ! Sudoku are digital puzzles that computers can solve automatically because they obey some simple mathematical rules. The main objective of this project was to build a rudimentary and autonomous robot, like plotting table base on 3D printer idea, which will be able to: analyze the grid of sudoku to be …

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Smart Intercom

Smart Intercom

“This intercom uses facial recognition and RFID to control human access. The principle of operation: Person approaches to the intercom; Looks at the camera; The system compare his face with authorized people; If it finds it, then the door opens and a person can enter; There is also another way to pass; The person with the pass card place it …

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Poppy Ergo Jr

Poppy Ergo Jr

“Ergo Jr is a low cost arm designed for education, easy to build and modify. Thanks to visual programming, it can be used in schools to realize from small to more complex projects. Originally designed in the “Mathematics: a beautiful elsewhere” artistic experiment, the Ergo Jr has been adapted to fit with education needs. It is a robotic arm, consisting …

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RPI Safety Camera With Motion Detection

RPI Safety Camera With Motion Detection

“This instructable will help you build a safety camera that takes pictures when a motion is detected. To turn the camera on and off you have to enter the code (using 4 simple buttons). I also made a website with its associated database to view your pictures easily. You can also add more than 1 camera this way, and more …

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Do-it-yourself Autonomous Tiny Robot

Do-it-yourself Autonomous Tiny Robot

“I’ve built a cheap robotics platform capable of autonomous movement with modern and readily available parts you can find online. Follow this guide if you want to build a robot but feel limited by platforms like Mindstorms, VEX, and Tetrix but don’t have enough money for professional platforms (I assuming most of us don’t have $20k laying …

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