Photobooth Button: Open Hardware Advent Calendar Day 18

Still playing catch up, our next project is for those building a photobooth: a button to trigger it. Overview Photobooths are incredibly popular for weddings and other events these days, but are also incredibly expensive. Building one yourself is definitely an option, especially if you already have a decent camera and a computer you can dedicate to it. But wiring up a nice button takes some effort. [AFG_gallery id='30'] What we've come up with here is just such a button, using the USB Wildcard board. It fades the LED in button on and off to attract attention, and when pressed, simulates [ Read More ]