DIY Camera System For Animal Observation

Internet of Things (IoT) is making a huge step and is more and more easy to use for everyday cases. It has explosively grown where devices are connected and controlled by the internet. With the come of affordable (actually pretty cheap) mini-computers, like Raspberry Pi and Arduino, the power of computing and digital making has come into the hands of people all over the world. So logically, it is also very interesting for a zoo setting. I will talk in this article about the possibility to convert a Raspberry Pi to a standalone camera and how you can use it to make a network camera system. 


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