layeba faheem
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Light Monitoring System

A light monitoring system which will automatically turn on the light when it will detect that the intensity of the light has reduced.

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Light Monitoring System

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Bolt WiFi Module
Bolt IoT Bolt WiFi Module
×1
LED (generic)
LED (generic)
×1
Resistor 10k ohm
Resistor 10k ohm
×1
LDR, 5 Mohm
LDR, 5 Mohm
×1

Software apps and online services

Mailgun

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Schematics

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Code

light_system

Python
import email_conf
from boltiot import Email, Bolt
import json, time

limit=250

mybolt= Bolt(email_conf.API_KEY, email_conf.DEVICE_ID)
mailer = Email(email_conf.MAILGUN_API_KEY, email_conf.SANDBOX_URL, email_conf.SENDER_EMAIL, email_conf.RECIPIENT_EMAIL)

while True:
	print("Reading sensor value")
	response = mybolt.analogRead('A0')
	data= json.loads(response)
	print("Sensor value is: " +str(data['value']))
	print("Getting status of LED")
	response1 = mybolt.digitalRead('0')
	data1 = json.loads(response1)
	print("Status of LED:" +str(data['value']))
	try:
		sensor_value = int(data['value']0
		status1 = int(data1['value']0
		if status1 == 0 and sensor_value < limit:
			print("Lights on!")
			response = mailer.send_email("Lights are turned on","Light sensor detected low light")
			response_text= json.loads(response.text)
			print("Response from mailgun: " +str(response_text['message']))
	except Exception as e:
		print("Error occured: Below are the details ")
		print(e)
	time.sleep(3600)

email_conf

Python
MAILGUN_API_KEY = "XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX"
SANDBOX_URL = "XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX.mailgun.org"
SENDER_EMAIL = "test@XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX.mailgun.org"
RECIPINE_EMAIL = "youremail@gmail.com"
API_KEY = "XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX "
DEVIVE_ID = "BOLTXXXXXXX"

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layeba faheem

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