The Pixy2 Cam is the latest and official version of object tracking camera modules by Charmed Labs.
The Pixy2 is compatible with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and a variety of maker boards. Charmed Labs have a wiki page dedicated to the Pixy2 Cam.
To use the Pixy2:
- Install the PixyMon software (available from their wiki page: https://docs.pixycam.com/wiki/doku.php?id=wiki:v2:pixy_regular_quick_start)
- Train your camera to locate particular objects. The Pixy2 can distinguish a variety of different coloured and shaped objects.
- Connect it to your board (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or another board)
- Program the rest of your system however you want it, and lastly
- Enjoy the magic!
The Pixy2 Cam Kit contains:
- 1x Pixy2 CMUcam5
- 1x Pixy IO to Arduino ISP Cable
- 1x Micro USB Cable
- 1x Mounting Hardware