The Raspberry Pi High Definition (HD) Camera Board connects to any Raspberry Pi or Compute Module, allowing you to create HD video and still photography.
Features & Benefits of the Pi NoIR
•High quality imagery
•High data capability
•5 mega-pixel fixed focus
•Supports 1080p, 720p60 & VGA90
•Omnivision 5647 sensor
•Reduces image contamination such as fixed pattern noise & smearing
•Automatic control functions such as exposure control, white balance & luminance detection
•Perfect for botanical, wildlife & night-time security applications
Connecting the Pi NoIR to your Pi
The 15 cm ribbon cable attached to the Pi NoIR slots into your Pi Camera Serial Interface port (CSI). Easy.
Once connected, you can access the camera board via the Multi-Media Abstraction Layer (MMAL), the Video for Linux (V4L) APIs or a library such as Picamera Python (amongst many others that you can find online).
Via Raspbian there are 3 applications that you can use to take your photos or videos – Raspistill and Raspistillyuv for photography and Raspivid for videos.
Dimensions: 8.5 x 8.5 x 5mm
Maximum Frame Rate Capture: 30fps
Maximum Operating Temperature: 70°C
Maximum Supported Resolution: 2592 x 1944
Minimum Operating Temperature: -30°C
Number of Channels: 1
Supported Bus Interfaces: I2C
Supported Hardware Compression: H.264
Supported Video Ports: DVI
Type: Camera Module