This Instructable shows my approach on getting a live YouTube video stream from a bird box outside our house.
To achieve this I used a Raspberry Pi nano W microcomputer and night vision camera. I swapped the original 3.6mm lens with a 2.1mm lens to get a bit wider field of view inside the bird box. If I’d use the original lens, the bird box had to be quite tall, and I didn’t want that. This hardware is then mounted to a custom 3D printed mounting plate which againg is mounted inside a water tight electronics box with a transparent lid.
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