Re: Microcontrollers, robots etc... w/qcam
Mahesh Saptharishi <firstname.lastname@example.org> said something that
> I am also trying to incorporate a device that can
> manipulate the position of the camera. Microcontrollers would
> probably be the best way. From the current discussion on
> microcontrollers, does anyone happen to have any suggestion?
I've been thinking about doing this myself. The solution I came up with
would be two servos, one mounted on the other, with the camera mounted on
the second servo. The two servos could be easily controlled via a number
of microcontrollers, but since I've got a Miniboard sitting around
(MC68HC11-based, kit from MIT), I was just planning on using that...it's
wonderful for quick servo control, either from onboard programs or in real-time
over an RS232 port.