gphoto-webui — A PHP Web UI for gphoto2

So maybe this isn’t the coolest Raspberry Pi hack. But it was fun to make.

I uploaded the code to GitHub, so it’s free to modify and enjoy.

The reason I wrote this was simple: I wanted a way to snap photos while I was in front of the camera from my smartphone. I could have bought a fancy dongle and installed an app on my phone to get the same sort of behavior, but I already had a Raspberry Pi, and thought, “What if I could use that little mini computer to control my DSLR? It’s small, portable, and I can hook it up to my DSLR via WiFi…”