Wayne Keenan
Published © MIT

PiCorder

A simple Pi-based camcorder using the very nice HyperPixel touchscreen from Pimoroni.

EasyFull instructions provided1 hour9,230
PiCorder

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi Zero W
Get the 'ZeroW + Adapters" as you will need the 40pin header. Alternative, you could use a Pi Zero, but the built-in Wifi on a ZeroW means less hardware.
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Pimoroni HyperPixel
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Pimoroni Camera Module for RaspberryPi Zero
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Pimoroni Zero Lipo
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Pimoroni GPIO Hammer Header (Solderless)
Optional. If you don't want to solder the 40 pin header. (You'll still need to solder the Zero Lipo)
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Lipo Battery Pack
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Double Sided Foam Tape
Optional. Used to secure camera and battery, if needed.
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Software apps and online services

Raspberry Pi Raspbian OS
raspivid
Comes with Raspbian.

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)

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Credits

Wayne Keenan

Wayne Keenan

2 projects • 11 followers
Maker, Hacker, Tinker. Experienced in Software, Electronic and Robotic projects of all shapes and sizes for fun and for profit.
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