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Looking For A Very Simple And Cheap Camera- Sub $100 With An API, What Do You Recommend?

Hi,

I'm looking for a very simple and cheap camera- sub $100. Something like Wyze except with an API: Wyze Cam | 1080p HD Smart Home Camera With Free AWS Cloud

All I need for this camera to do is to periodically take snapshots and upload them to the cloud. The API would allow me to take these uploaded photos and send them to clients. This is for an enterprise client so it also does need to be scalable.

Does anyone know of something that might fit the bill? As of right now, I'm thinking of building something like this myself with a Raspberry Pi but would prefer not to if at all possible.

Thank you for the help!

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What you are looking for is software that creates Time Lapsed Video, which can be found online, some of them are free, some of them are even cloud based. It'll then connect to any camera that you may have at the site.

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Most cameras in the sub $100 range are Amazon items from a no-name with no support or API.

You can check out the Hanwha Wisenet L Series. They may be close to what you are looking for.

Wisenet L series IP Cameras Security Cameras Products — Security Cameras & Surveillance Solutions

(Hanwha Employee)

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