Introduction: Lux Sensor TSL2561 (Raspberry Pi)

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How to setup an Adafruit TSL2561 Lux Sensor with the Raspberry Pi.

Step 1: Parts

Picture of Parts

Required Parts:

RPI 3 – https://goo.gl/CdVNoH

4 Amp Power Adapter – https://goo.gl/js4Uc7

16GB Micro SD – https://goo.gl/FDqZal

120 pcs jumper cable: https://goo.gl/spWoaC

TSL2561 Lux Sensor: https://goo.gl/LNo697

Step 2: Setup

Picture of Setup

1. Connect GND,VCC,SDA,SCL pins to pi
2. Enable I2C in raspbian

3. Download/Edit TSL2561 Python Script

https://github.com/ControlEverythingCommunity/TSL2...

4. Run Script

Website:

http://www.piddlerintheroot.com/lux-sensor-tsl2561...

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