Tinkering techie types who are loving the hands-on appeal of the diminutive Raspberry Pi mini-computer may be stoked to learn that a new camera module is available.
The add-on module costs just $25 and adds a 5 megapixel camera to the Pi .
In line with the computer it’s designed for, the camera is a pretty basic looking affair, capable of taking stills up to 2592 x 1944, and video in 1080p, or 720p.
Being a Raspberry Pi project, you’ll have to manually install it yourself, and from there on in you’re free to do what you like with the thing.
Here’s a video explaining how to set up the camera: