Camera integration

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JimTal001
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Camera integration

Postby JimTal001 » Wed Oct 07, 2015 10:33 pm

Has anyone had success integrating a camera to the pyboard? It would be nice to find something like the pi camera.

Adafruit has a Miniature TTL Serial JPEG Camera with NTSC Video
http://www.adafruit.com/products/1386?g ... oCCzrw_wcB

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cagiva
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Re: Camera integration

Postby cagiva » Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:40 am

Check the OpenMV cam.

https://openmv.io/

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pythoncoder
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OpenMV

Postby pythoncoder » Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:49 am

Indeed, as far as I know OpenMV is the only game in town. I briefly experimented with their newest board. It runs a rather old version of MicroPython. Some of the more advanced features like face recognition were a bit flaky when I tested but the basic product works OK.

Connecting a camera to the Pyboard is not really feasible as it lacks the necessary high speed interface.
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