Raspberry Pi photobooth

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The following describes how we created a photobooth using the Raspberry Pi--and how you can too.
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The following describes how we created a photobooth using the Raspberry Pi.  
  
[[File:Pi1.jpg]]
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{{admon/note|This page is being updated soon with more specific instructions on recreating the photobooth yourself.}}
  
== Equipment ==
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[[File:Pi1.jpg|500px]]
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== Requirements ==
 
* Raspberry Pi
 
* Raspberry Pi
 
* DSLR
 
* DSLR
** Note: Not all DSLRs work equally well for this. You may want to test a few.
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** Note: Not all DSLRs work equally well for this. You may want to test a few. We've been able to use a Nikon D90, D5100, and a Canon EOS Rebel XSi (450D).
 
* A long USB cable
 
* A long USB cable
* photobooth.py
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* [http://github.com/lmacken/photobooth.py photobooth.py]
 
* Web space for storing the photos and letting visitors download them
 
* Web space for storing the photos and letting visitors download them
  
== Instructions ==
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== Setup ==
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[[File:Photobooth2.jpg|500px]]
  
[[File:Photobooth2.jpg]]
 
 
''In this use of the photobooth, visitors could have their pictures taken with Tux, the penguin mascot for Linux. Thus a second person was needed to run the camera/computer.''
 
''In this use of the photobooth, visitors could have their pictures taken with Tux, the penguin mascot for Linux. Thus a second person was needed to run the camera/computer.''
  
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Photobooth visitors can scan the QR code or grab the URL to download their photos:
 
Photobooth visitors can scan the QR code or grab the URL to download their photos:
  
[[File:Fedora_photo_scan.jpg]]
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Latest revision as of 05:02, 9 December 2012

The following describes how we created a photobooth using the Raspberry Pi.

Note.png
This page is being updated soon with more specific instructions on recreating the photobooth yourself.

Pi1.jpg

[edit] Requirements

  • Raspberry Pi
  • DSLR
    • Note: Not all DSLRs work equally well for this. You may want to test a few. We've been able to use a Nikon D90, D5100, and a Canon EOS Rebel XSi (450D).
  • A long USB cable
  • photobooth.py
  • Web space for storing the photos and letting visitors download them

[edit] Setup

Photobooth2.jpg

In this use of the photobooth, visitors could have their pictures taken with Tux, the penguin mascot for Linux. Thus a second person was needed to run the camera/computer.

[edit] End result

Photobooth visitors can scan the QR code or grab the URL to download their photos:

Fedora photo scan.jpg