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Wildlife Cam Kit

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Introducing our Wildlife Cam Kit – a wildlife camera that you can build to capture the secret lives of wildlife. Whether you're a beginner, tech enthusiast, or wildlife aficionado, this Raspberry Pi-powered kit offers an exciting blend of digital making and nature exploration.

Order now and unlock the thrill of creation and discovery with the naturebytes Wildlife Cam Kit!


📦 What's Inside: Raspberry Pi Model A+, SD card with pre-loaded software, camera module, PIR sensor, weatherproof enclosure, and more – everything you need to start your wildlife photography journey.

Download assembly guides from the naturebytes resources page.

🌿 Unleash Your Inner Explorer: Dive into the world of wildlife photography with ease. Our kit comes complete with everything you need, from the Raspberry Pi Model A+ computer to the SD card with pre-installed operating system software and camera module.

🛠️ Simple Setup, Boundless Possibilities: From novices to seasoned programmers, our kit caters to all skill levels. Start snapping photos right out of the box or delve into advanced programming and IoT sensor integration for a truly customizable experience.

📸 Capture the Unseen: Witness nature's hidden wonders with a camera designed to capture elusive wildlife moments. The Raspberry Pi's accessibility and programmability put the power in your hands, while the weatherproof case ensures your equipment stays protected in any environment.

🌟 Future-Ready Design: Our weatherproof enclosure features a unique triangulated design that shields internal components from the elements. Plus, with modular add-ons like night vision and solar panel charging, your kit can evolve alongside your curiosity.

🏞️ Certified Protection: The IP55-certified weatherproof case boasts features like a Fresnel IR lens for optimal motion detection and easy access ports, ensuring hassle-free operation in any conditions.

🔒 Join the Community: Share your stunning wildlife photos, access exclusive guides and software, and connect with fellow enthusiasts in our thriving community.

Batteries Not Included: For powering your Wildlife Cam, we recommend the Anker PowerCore 10000 (see below for more info) – compact, reliable, and compatible with our battery holder design for extended adventures in the wild.

What The Raspberry Pi Foundation say:

"Naturebytes have made the best Pi camera we've come across"


The Wildlife Cam Kit contains:

- Raspberry Pi model A+ v1 (the most energy efficient model available)
- SD card with Cam Kit operating system pre-loaded
- Camera Module
- PIR sensor
- Weatherproof Enclosure (case)
- Electronics mount compatible with all models of Raspberry Pi
- Cables, Screws, inserts and nuts
- USB flash drive
- Nylon camera attachment strap

Cam Case Features include

- Weatherproof (certified IP55)
- Fresnel IR lens to optimise motion detection
- Clip and hinge opening for easy access to the Pi’s ports and internal components
- Padlock loop
- Rear cable access
- Rear attachments for modular upgrades
- No soldering required

This is the only IP Certified Raspberry Pi cam case that we know of!

Download assembly guides from the naturebytes resources page.


Batteries Not Included: What you can use...
Due to shipping safety restrictions, we cannot include batteries.
For powering your Wildlife Cam you can use your own power bank or mains adapter with specification of:

Max.dimensions:  70 mm (w) x 100 mm (l) x 22 mm (d) (including USB connector)

Output: 5v/2A-2.4A, DC

Connection: USB Micro-B cable to plug into the Raspberry Pi.

We recommend the Anker PowerCore 10000 (Input 5V=2A Output 5v=2.4A, 9.2cm x 6cm x 2.2cm) available from Amazon. It's reliable, fits perfectly into the battery holder and allows enough space to connect the cable to the Raspberry Pi.  The Cam Case design provides space for battery upgrades for those wanting extra juice to power your kit for even longer.