Raspberry Pi – Xbox Motion Cam Setup

#Update and Upgrade your Raspberry PI

  • sudo apt-get update
  • sudo apt-get upgrade -y

#Plug in Camera directly to raspberry pi or into hub and check to see if it is detected

  • lsusb

#install the Motion software. Motion Software Guide

  • sudo apt-get install -y motion

#Find and change settings

  • sudo nano /etc/motion.motion.conf

Daemon=ON

webcam_localhost=OFF

#Start Motion Service

  • sudo service motion start

#Browse to the webpage on your pc to see the camera feed

http://yourRaspberryIP:8081

#to access the pictures directly from your windows computer, use a program like WinSCP to ftp into /tmp/motion and copy the files to your desktop.

http://winscp.net/eng/download.php

#example pictures taken with the default picture settings 320×240 jpgs. Around 15k per picture.

Xbox Motion Capture Test 02 Xbox Motion Capture Test 01

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