PiCorder, the miniature camcorder

The modest dimensions of our Raspberry Pi Zero and its wirelessly connectable sibling, the Pi Zero W , enable makers in our community to build devices that are very small indeed. The PiCorder built by Wayne Keenan is probably the slimmest Pi-powered video-recording device we’ve ever seen.

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The Android Things Candy Dispenser

Alvaro Viebrantz ‘s  Android Things Candy Dispenser combines image recognition and sugar highs in one delicious Raspberry Pi project. Android Things A.I.

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Budget Astrophotography With A Raspberry Pi – Hackaday

Hackaday Budget Astrophotography With A Raspberry Pi Hackaday New to astrophotography, [Jason Bowling] had heard that the Raspberry Pi's camera module could be used as a low-cost entry into the hobby. Having a Raspberry Pi B+ and camera module on hand from an old project, he dove right in, detailing the process …

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An affordable ocular fundus camera

The ocular fundus is the interior surface of the eye, and an ophthalmologist can learn a lot about a patient’s health by examining it. However, there’s a problem: an ocular fundus camera can’t capture a useful image unless the eye is brightly lit, but this makes the pupil constrict, obstructing the camera’s view. Ophthalmologists use pupil-dilating eye drops to block the eye’s response to light, but these are uncomfortable and can cause blurred vision for several hours

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I can haz pet-themed resources?

A friend of mine’s cat  had kittens this week . So, in honour of their fluffy, cute little gorgeous fuzz-faces, here are some pet-themed resources for you to build for your furry (or feathery) best friend. Cat Meme Generator Everybody loves a good meme.

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JavaWatch automated coffee replenishment system

With the JavaWatch system from Terren Peterson , there’s (Raspberry Pi) ZERO reason for you ever to run out of coffee beans again! By utilising many of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) available to budding developers, Terren was able to create a Pi Zero-powered image detection unit. Using the Raspberry Pi Camera Module to keep tabs on your coffee bean storage, it automatically orders a fresh batch of java when supplies are running low.

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Raspberry Pi gif camera upgraded to include a flash – htxt.africa

htxt.africa Raspberry Pi gif camera upgraded to include a flash htxt.africa A Raspberry Pi Zero, camera module, battery and 3D printed housing are among the items in the components list. For the updated version with the flash, called the “PIX-G”, you'll want to head over the Thingiverse

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