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 already have CCTV around the house and I was wondering just how cheaply I could add a few more cameras to my existing system using some webcams I have left over.

So the first thing you’ll need to do is set up a basic raspbian system, I wont cover the details of those steps as they are outlined in numerous other locations.

For reference this setup was built… Continue reading