Check out this great project from blog.dragon-tortuga.net
- Raspberry Pi model 2
- TFT touchscreen
- Adafruit TFT/camera Soft
- Raspberry Pi camera module
- Celestron First Scope
- USB tablet charger
This is a really low cost astrophotography device implementation, simple to build and not intended to do complicated (i.e. long exposition, tracking) photography. My main inspiration to build it was my nephew 😉
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