CCTV surveillance using Raspberry Pi

Overview For Security purposes, we usually need to capture every motion in specified areas. To fulfill this requirement, CCTV cameras were introduced a few years ago. However, this brought along some challenges such as the following: The ordinary security cameras run continuously, in turn recording everything They need to be monitored 24 hours a day Another major problem with ordinary security cameras is th ...

Read more

Access Control of Door and Home Security by Raspberry Pi Through Internet

1 INTRODUCTION In this modern world crime has become ultra modern too! In this current time a lot of incident occurs like robbery, stealing unwanted entrance happens abruptly. So the security does matters in this daily life. People always remain busy in their day to day work also wants to ensure their safety of their beloved things. Sometimes they forget to look after their necessary things like keys, walle ...

Read more

Raspberry PI Safe Breakout

I have always wanted to access the Rapsberry PI Gpio pins in a safer manner. Those are not 5V tolerant, and need a level shifter. I came across this really nice level translator chip from TXB0108 from Texas Instruments. It is a bidrectional 3.3 to 5v logic level translator in a really tiny package. The total pins on the RPI GPIO port that need to be converted are RX+TX, SCL+SDA, (MOSI+MISO+SCK+CS0+CS1) + 8 ...

Read more

Home Security Email Alert System using Raspberry Pi

In this tutorial we will look at how to setup up your raspberry pi to take picture of the intruder who enters your home and send an email to you whenever you are not at your home. Step 1: What You’ll Need Raspberry Pi running Raspbian USB Camera PIR Sensor USB Wi-Fi Module for internet access ( optional, if you connect your Ethernet cable for internet, USB Wi-Fi Module is not needed ) Power Adapter to power ...

Read more

Raspberry Pi Home CCTV System

Hello, In this instructable, I will be showing you how to make a small CCTV system using the raspberry pi. I have wanting to do this for a while and have now got round to doing it! For this build, you will need the following: 1. A raspberry pi (Model B or later) 2.A webcam (Anyone will do) 3.An ethernet cable or wifi dongle (to connect to the internet) 4. An SSH client to connect remotely to the Pi. PuTTY, ...

Read more

Raspberry Pi Firewall and Intrusion Detection System

Maybe you think "Why should I protect my pivate network? I've got no critical information on my computer, no sensitive data". Are your emails really public? Don't you have some photos you don't want to upload to Facebook, because they're private. Do you really don't care if you computer is hijacked and used to attack other PCs or act as a spam server? I don't think you're so careless but maybe you thInk, th ...

Read more

Beautify Raspberry Pi Login Screen

Introduction The login screen that greets the user can be modified to make it more interesting and colourful. The login sccreen and greeter means the same thing in this instructable. Scope This instructable will show how to: Change image on greeter Add text messages Prerequisite Raspberry Pi running Raspbian OS Raspbian OS is configured to operate in multi-user mode Warning If your configuration file is inc ...

Read more

DIY Home Security and Automation with Raspberry Pi 2

In this instructable I will detail my methods for creating a fully custom Home Security and Automation System. This is a work in progress, and as I will be adding to it as I go. For now I will provide a breakdown of the goals of this project. 1) The system should be fully modular. Each component is self contained and talks to the base unit wirelessly. 2) The base unit I will use is a Raspberry Pi 2 running ...

Read more

Turn a Raspberry Pi into a CCTV Security System

A few weeks ago I received the new version of the Nwazet Camera Box Bundle, re-designed to fit the B+ Raspberry Pi. It reminded me that I had promised my dad that I would fit a Pi camera system into his porch so he could keep an eye on his beloved motor home when he was in the garden. I'd not got round to doing this as I hadn't quite found a camera viewing solution that would be easy enough for him to use ( ...

Read more

Touch free water dispenser with a Raspberry Pi

In this quick project, we’ll be using Monk Makes’ RaspiRobot board (v2) and a peristaltic pump, to build a sort of touch free water or drink dispenser. Our main component here, the RaspiRobot board, is a brilliant motor shield you can buy for the Raspberry Pi, which plugs in neatly onto the GPIO header and enables you to control motors effortlessly. Thanks to the simplicity of the Python language and a grea ...

Read more

© 2015 Powered By Engineering Projects Team, Raspberry Pi Projects

Scroll to top