So my Raspberry Pi has been sitting in the box for about a month now while it could have been doing something more useful.

So as I had an evening free I decided to quickly throw something together in order to use a spare webcam to take a photo every 30 or so seconds.

I had plans to put the webcam and the pi inside an old external light fitting… Continue reading

So I’ve got a Canon 400D (aka rebel & XIi) camera and love to tinker with it.

I wanted to take a series of photo’s over the course of a few hours in order to allow me to create a time-lapse video. Unfortunately the camera had no in built functionality to do this. My next idea was that the remote shutter release could be hacked up using an arduino in… Continue reading