Nick Brewer
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PIX-E Gif Camera

A fully customizable 3D printed camera that takes short gifs using a Raspberry Pi Zero and Raspberry Pi Camera.

IntermediateFull instructions provided5 hours11,518

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi Zero
Raspberry Pi Zero
Version 1.3 (the one with the camera connector)
×1
Adafruit 2500mAh LiPo Battery
×1
Adafruit 16mm Illuminated Pushbutton
×1
Adafruit PowerBoost 500c
×1
USB Wifi Card
×1
Slide Switch
×1
Camera Module
Raspberry Pi Camera Module
×1
USB OTG Adapter
×1
M2 x 6mm Machine Screw
×1
M2.5 x 10mm Machine Screws
×1

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Soldering iron (generic)
Soldering iron (generic)
3D Printer (generic)
3D Printer (generic)

Story

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Custom parts and enclosures

PIX-E Thingiverse Page

PIX-E Body STL

PIX-E Front STL

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PIX-E Back STL - Small Switch

PIX-E Back STL - Big Switch

PIX-E 123D Design Files

Schematics

Wrappers

Print out on card stock paper and follow the instructions to give your PIX-E that disposable camera feel.

Code

gifcam Github Page

Credits

Nick Brewer

Nick Brewer

5 projects • 7 followers
Retro-Futurist Austinite via NYC via AK.

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