Raspberry Pi Camera Guide

For Camera Module & High Quality Camera

by Dan Aldred, Wesley Archer, Jody Carter, PJ Evans, Richard Hayler, James Singleton, Rob Zwetsloot

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Book Description

Take pictures and shoot video with your Raspberry Pi. Connecting a High Quality Camera or Camera Module turns your favourite credit-card-sized computer into a powerful digital camera. Learn how to set up and control the camera to capture stills and video footage. Discover the numerous modes and effects available, and use the camera in a variety of exciting projects across 17 packed chapters:
- Set up the new High Quality Camera, attach a lens, and start capturing stunning hi-res images
- Take selfies and shoot stop-motion videos
- Build a wildlife camera and also an underwater one
- Make a smart door with a video doorbell
- Set up a security camera to monitor your home
- And much, much more!

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download Raspberry Pi Camera Guide ebook for free in PDF format (9.1 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Getting started
 
Chapter 2
Precise camera control
 
Chapter 3
Time-lapse photography
 
Chapter 4
High-speed photography
 
Chapter 5
Control the camera from Python
 
Chapter 6
Stop-motion and selfies
 
Chapter 7
Flash photography using an LED
 
Chapter 8
Make a Minecraft photo booth
 
Chapter 9
Make a spy camera
 
Chapter 10
Smart door
 
Chapter 11
Car Spy Pi
 
Chapter 12
Build a wildlife camera trap
 
Chapter 13
Take your camera underwater
 
Chapter 14
Install a bird box camera
 
Chapter 15
Live-stream video and stills
 
Chapter 16
Set up a security camera
 
Chapter 17
Quick reference
 

Book Details

Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
Raspberry Pi Press
Published
2020
Pages
132
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781912047529
ISBN10 Digital
1912047527
PDF Size
9.1 MB
License
CC BY-NC-SA

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