Raspberry Pi Powered Tweetcam

CFD0N9tUkAEt2L-Earlier this spring, my wife and I bought some nice hanging flower planters to spruce up our front porch.  It turns out that we weren’t the only ones that liked it.  A pair of house fenches found it perfect to setup a nest and some eggs!  Coincidentally, I had recently purchased a Raspberry Pi 2 and was brainstorming some ideas for potential projects.  The covered location of our porch, availability of power, and adequate wifi range all but screamed potential!  Setting up a webcam peering into the nest to observe them hatch was the obvious direction to go in.  I considered various streaming and web accessible options before coming up with the idea of making it social media powered thru Twitter.

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