The Raspberry Pi team has finalised the hardware and software required to gets its official camera board up and running, with the 1080p capture tool now ready for home enthusiasts to enjoy plugging in and trying to get bloody working.

The Pi camera board's available from the usual Pi specialists, for around £20. For that you get a 5-Megapixel sensor able to capture 2592 x 1944 resolution still images and 1080p video at up to 30fps, should you be the technically adept tinkering sort. [Raspberry Pi]