Custom Wedding Photo Booth with a Raspberry Pi

Custom Wedding Photo Booth with a Raspberry Pi

Details on how I built my custom wedding photo booth using a Nikon D3100 camera I already had, a Raspberry Pi, the official Raspberry Pi 7 inch touchscreen, a Raspberry Pi camera and some basic shelving pieces from a local hardware store. I was really happy with the result and I got some great pictures from …

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Raspberry Pi PiTFT PyGame Monitoring Screen

Raspberry Pi PiTFT PyGame Monitoring Screen

I recently decided to play around with the PiTFT screen and create a Raspberry Pi PiTFT PyGame Monitoring Screen to monitor my home environment. For this I am using the following: Raspberry Pi 2B Adafruit 2.8″ PiTFT capacative touch screen – https://www.adafruit.com/products/1983 3D Printed Case – http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:802232 Edimax Wifi EW-7811Un USB Dongle

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Upgrading Raspberry Pi SD Card Size

This post explains how you can go about upgrading Raspberry Pi SD card size. You are likely to use this if you have already got your raspberry pi working but need more storage  or a faster SD card. The guide is aimed at windows users but has instructions for Linux and mac users. Step 1 …

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Raspberry Pi Camera Module Setup

This guide is for the Raspberry Pi Camera Module Setup. The camera module should look like the image below: Note: Make sure you ground yourself before you use the camera module. The board is sensitive to static damage as indicated by the warning on the box and anti-static wrapper. (Go touch some radiators/metal taps). First …

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Apache web server on the Raspberry Pi

Apache web server on the Raspberry Pi

Here is a really simple guide to get your Apache web server on the raspberry pi. Open up a terminal on your raspberry pi, either through the user interface or by connecting to it through ssh. Update your Raspberry Pi sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade Install Apache Web Server sudo apt-get install apache2 Optional: If …

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Subsonic on the Raspberry Pi

Subsonic on the Raspberry Pi

So I have been playing around with my Raspberry Pi and found a really good use for it. Below are my instructions on installing subsonic on the raspberry pi. The Raspberry pi is an ideal device as it is powerful enough to run the server and has low power usage. Using Subsonic a free open source music streamer, I …

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