Raspberry Pi Timelapse camera

Install raspbian: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/

Set up camera with raspi-config

Build an auto-shutdown button: http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-Shutdown-Button/

Set up a mount point for a USB drive:

sudo mkdir /media/usb
sudo chown -R pi:pi /media/usb

More info: http://www.raspberrypi-spy.co.uk/2014/05/how-to-mount-a-usb-flash-disk-on-the-raspberry-pi/

Download the timelapse code and startup command: https://github.com/florisvb/raspi_timelapse

Follow instructions in the timelapse README

 

For more details on the auto startup, see:

 

http://www.stuffaboutcode.com/2012/06/raspberry-pi-run-program-at-start-up.html