A camera is a new approach for parking sensors. Using image processing and machine learning, we can detect vehicles coming in to/going out of a parking area. A camera is also useful for a vehicle's plate number detection.

If we implement a camera with a Raspberry Pi, we have many options. The Raspberry Pi Foundation makes the official camera for Raspberry Pi. Currently, the recommended camera is the camera module version 2. You can read about and buy it from You can see the the Pi Camera module V2 here:

If you are working in low light conditions, the Pi Camera module V2 is not ...

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