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PorchCam 2.4

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About the PorchCam

  • The PorchCam is mounted on my front porch, looking north.
  • Hardware is an Amcrest IP2M-841 pan-tilt-zoom webcam.
  • Software is written in C and runs on a Raspberry Pi 3 device.
  • A little PorchCam history from my blog.
  • Image is updated six times a day: 6AM, 9AM, Noon, 3PM, 6PM, 9PM.
  • When the camera's image is read improperly, the text "Oops! Something went wrong" appears.
  • PorchCam highlights from 08, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, and 17.