If youأ¢â‚¬â„¢re interested in the nitty-gritty, youأ¢â‚¬â„¢ll want to know that the ط¢آ module has a five megapixel fixed-focus camera that supports 1080p30, 720p60 and VGA90 video modes, as well as stills capture. It attaches via a 15cm ribbon cable to the CSI port on theRaspberry Pi. It can be accessed through the MMAL and V4L APIs, and there are numerous third-party libraries built for it, including the Picamera Python library.
The camera module can be very popular in home security applications, and in wildlife camera traps.
IOT|HOME Automation | MQTT Server with Pi, LCD and Camra
In this tutorial series we will biuld a Pi hub with MQTT broker.