New #RaspberryPi night-vision camera module imminent

The cat is out of the bag now!

The Foundation is soon to announce the availability of the Pi Noir. It’s a new version of the camera module, but with the IR filter removed thereby making it a night-vision camera. No strictly official announcement yet, but here’s the evidence:

This is great news for those who want to do things with the camera at night, including astronomical photography.

So, no more breaking the camera apart to remove that filter – thank goodness!

6 comments for “New #RaspberryPi night-vision camera module imminent

  1. 25 September 2013 at 10:26 am

    I hope it comes with an infrared light too.

  2. 27 September 2013 at 2:31 pm

    Looks awesome!

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