Raspberry Pi Learning Resources

What you will need

Hardware

As well as a Raspberry Pi with an SD card and the usual peripherals, you'll also need:

  • Raspberry Pi camera module
  • 1 x Full size breadboard
  • 2 x Male-to-female jumper leads
  • 1 x Tactile button

Software

To prepare for this resource, you'll need an up-to-date SD card image. See the updating Raspbian guide.

You'll also need the following additional software installed:

  • GPIO Zero for Python 3
  • libav-tools

For information on installing these libraries, see the software installation page.

Extras

You'll also need:

  • An animation subject (e.g. LEGO)
  • A camera mount (home-made or purchased)