What you will need
As well as a Raspberry Pi with an SD card and the usual peripherals, you'll also need:
Raspberry Pi Camera Module
Raspberry Pi touchscreen display or standard monitor
2 x tactile push buttons
4 x Male-female jumper leads
2 x large buttons (optional, to replace tactile push buttons)
For more information on the hardware requirements, see the hardware information page.
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:
- Python 3 picamera
- Python 3 guizero
- Python 3 twython
- Python 3 PIL
For information on installing these libraries, see the software installation page.
You'll also need:
- A cardboard box (optional)