April 29, 2016 AT 4:00 am

Optical Tracking Telescope, PiScope #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi


Awesome project from tobykurien on GitHub:

An optical tracking telescope using OpenCV, Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and 3D printed parts being built at House4Hack.


  • Basic astrophotography with a cheap and simple telescope and mount
  • Experiment with OpenCV on a telescope
  • Optical tracking with OpenCV
  • Real-time image stacking and display on an LCD screen
  • Use software to make up for the simple hardware

Read more on GitHub, House4Hack, and Toby Kurien’s site


2358Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Raspberry Pi related products. Adafruit has the largest and best selection of Raspberry Pi accessories and all the code & tutorials to get you up and running in no time!

Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!

Maker Business — TechShop is closed, files bankruptcy

Wearables — Don’t shy away from intricacy

Electronics — Are you grounded?

Biohacking — Learning to See with Sound

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !

No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.