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Picam 1.x Tutorial


Using Maven is recommended, but manual installation is also possible.

Maven Project

The picam library is available from the Maven Central repository, you can add it to your Maven project by adding a new dependency:


Adding this dependency to your project will bring in the picam jar and all of its dependencies.

Manual Installation

If you are not using Maven for your project, you can install the required jar files manually.

You will need the following jars:

  • picam-{picamVersion}.jar
  • jna-5.2.0.jar
  • slf4j-api-1.7.26.jar

If you want to see logging output, you should also add the following:

  • logback-classic-1.2.3.jar

You can manually download these jar files from Maven Central, or find the relevant project pages yourself and download from there.