Raspberry Pi powered live streaming dog camera #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi


Cute project from Instructables user ekarweta.

This is a project of a live streaming camera I made with my friend Jeff for our Physical Computing Class at the VCU Brandcenter. It was inspired by the relationship five little girls I used to babysit have with my dog Borealis. I wanted to give them a way to see his adventures online now that we live in two different cities.

You can easily make adjustments and put it on your own backpack or turn it into a security camera.

Here is what you will need


  1. Raspberry Pi B+ (you can make adjustments and use a B)
  2. Raspi Cam
  3. USB Wifi dongle
  4. Solar Panel
  5. USB/DC/Solar Lithium Ion/Polymer Charger
  6. Power Boost (500 or 1000)
  7. JST 2-pin cables
  8. Lithium Ion Battery Pack
  9. DC Male connector
  10. USB to micro USB cable
  11. Dog Backpack
  12. USB Flash Drive (optional)
  13. Alternatively you can use a Portable Travel Charger.


  1. Needles and Thread
  2. Felt or other soft material
  3. Insta Morph Plastic
  4. Soldering Iron
  5. Solder
  6. Heat Shrink
  7. Electric Tape
  8. Iron on patch

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