merlin101
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home cctv

Wed May 16, 2018 1:29 pm

hi folks im new here based over in the uk. oh by the way im totally new to raspberry pi I do not own one as yet.
what im looking for is just a one camera totally cordless system to monitor my garage in a rear alley way.
Im looking for it to operate via wifi and also to have a mobile app that being android so I can view in real time.
I have a locked garage where I could keep the pi in and any other electronics. any help greatly appreciated. thanks

drgeoff
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Re: home cctv

Wed May 16, 2018 4:35 pm

You can probably do that much more easily, cheaply, reliably and neatly with a dedicated Wi-Fi camera. I bought one a year ago with pan, tilt, IR LEDs and 2-way audio for about £15 delivered. Just needed a USB PSU. That particular model, Digoo BB-M2 from banggood.com is no longer available from them but have a search for similar.

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neilgl
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Re: home cctv

Thu May 17, 2018 7:01 pm

This link shows a garage camera if you wanted to do it with a pi
https://www.raspberrypi-spy.co.uk/2017 ... ioneyeos/

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