Perhaps the new generation of low-power and high performance boards based on RISC V might allow us to build camera traps that could handle high resolution imagery.
Has anyone got their hands on these boards yet?
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I work with a number of camera trapping projects (primarily in Africa, but some North American imagery) which we host on Zooniverse, and we rely on a combination of citizen science and machine learning to process our images. Our project has code available online to... (read more)
In reply to your questions:
"I find commercial open source conservation technology to be a very exciting space, plenty of challenges but also opportunities. The example of the company Arduino comes to mind – plenty of cheaper (legal) “copy” products but... (read more)
We've also put together a variation on the wireless datalogger. We've found it extremely useful for us in other projects, especially in developing countries without much communications infrastructure except for cellular. This is the OpenWild Wireless DataLogger 3G-GPS.
This can function... (read more)