Raspberry Pi developers, makers and hobbyists looking for a way to enhance the photographs they take using the Raspberry Pi camera modules, might be interested in a new Raspberry Pi camera light called the Bright Pi that has been specifically developed to be used with the awesome and very versatile Raspberry Pi mini PC.
The Bright Pi Offers both a bright white light and infrared illumination for the Raspberry Pi camera module and can be easily adjusted to suit your needs, with the brightness of the LEDs fully controllable via the onboard LED driver chip.
The Bright Pi has been designed to plug directly into the I2C interface on the Raspberry Pi mini PC, and is completely controllable via the command line, using Python and other programming languages.
The Bright Pi is a breakout/add on board for the Raspberry Pi supporting both the Raspberry Pi camera module and the Pi NoIR camera module. As well as supporting other I2C devices and the Arduino platform if required.
For more information on the new Bright Pi Raspberry Pi camera light jump over to the Kickstarter website for details, where the Bright Pi kit is available to purchase for £15.
Source: KickstarterFiled Under: Camera News, Hardware, Top News