In this video, we will learn how to set up motion, an open-source motion detection program, with a single simple USB webcam. We’ll use the inexpensive but wonderful Raspberry Pi as our controller. In future videos, we’ll add remote cameras and upload our captures to the cloud.
Text instructions are available at: https://carpie.net/articles/diy-security-system-the-basics
Raspberry Pi webcam compatibility list: https://elinux.org/RPi_USB_Webcams
Logitech C310 webcam used in the video: https://www.amazon.com/Logitech-960-000585-HD-Webcam-C310/dp/B003LVZO8S/
DIY security system – the basics