Jun 25, 2013 · I have always been using OpenCV’s VideoCapture API to capture images from webcam or USB cameras. OpenCV supports V4L2 and I wanted to use something other than OpenCV’s VideoCapture API so I started digging up about v4l2 and got few links using and few examples using which I successfully wrote a small code to grab an image using V4L2 and convert it to OpenCV’s Mat structure and display ... airsports wrote:Is V4L2 driver supported with fully updated raspbian (with rpi-update)? I was using a working setup of raspberry camera with v4l2 driver + motion software. It stopped working after I ran "rpi-update". I think there was a message during the update warning that this update is rather major and could break things.

Dec 28, 2012 · Raspberry PI Web Cam. The Raspberry PI is perfectly equipped to turn your USB based web cam into a fully functional IP web cam that you can have lots of fun with, from there you could use tools such as Python to make your project more unique, im having a go at counting passing traffic. e-Manual wiki. Raspberry Pi Camera. Overview. The Raspberry Pi Camera Module v2 replaced the original Camera Module in April 2016. The v2 Camera Module has a Sony IMX219 8-megapixel sensor (compared to the 5-megapixel OmniVision OV5647 sensor of the original camera).