rpi_camera integration allows you to integrate the Raspberry Pi camera into Home Assistant. This integration uses the application
raspistill to store the image from camera.
To enable this camera in your installation, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry rpi_camera:
The whole set of configuration variables is documented here
Raspberry Pi Camera Module - Raspberry Pi Documentation.
They are not all wrapped by this
Takes a picture every this many milliseconds (thousands of a second) - the default means one picture a second.
Adds some text and/or metadata onto the picture. Check the
Helper to add date/time onto the picture. Format as used by
The given file_path must be an existing file because the camera platform setup performs a writeable check on it. Also, keep in mind that the path should be whitelisted.