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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photoresistor

A photoresistor is a light-controlled variable resistor. The resistance of a photoresistor ... In the dark, a photoresistor can have a resistance as high as several megohms (MΩ), while in ... Large CdS Photocell from a street light. ... Lead sulphide (PbS) and indium antimonide (InSb) LDRs (light-dependent resistors) are used for ...

learn.adafruit.com/photocells/using-a-photocell

Jul 29, 2012 ... If you're planning to have the sensor in a bright area and use a 10KΩ ... voltage reading and use that to determine how bright the red LED is.

www.instructables.com/id/Photocell-tutorial

Nearly all photocells will have slightly different specifications, although they all pretty much work the .... Connect LED from pin 11 through a resistor to ground

www.evilmadscientist.com/2007/a-simple-and-cheap-dark-detecting-led-circuit

Dec 12, 2007 ... Here's a simple problem: “How do you make an LED turn on when it gets ... sometimes called a photocell or LDR, for “light-dependent resistor.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+To+Make+A+Photocell+Led&v=epJhvwTcjTc
Jul 18, 2014 ... Using a breadboard I connect a red LED to a photocell that has less resistance when light is increased on its surface.

makezine.com/projects/dark-detecting-led

Oct 23, 2014 ... Build a simple light-sensing circuit that switches an LED on when the lights go out.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+To+Make+A+Photocell+Led&v=vfn02TZDl_Q
Jun 18, 2012 ... Arduino + Photocell (Light Sensor) + LED .... Then, when sensor B get the input, the operation or flow of all LED back to normal. Can I know ...

www.codingcolor.com/2010/05/15/arduino-night-light-using-a-photocell

May 15, 2010 ... I figured it out rather quickly, and realized that I could make an interesting night light with it, if I swapped the basic LED with a ShiftBrite LED, but ...

developer.mbed.org/users/4180_1/notebook/using-a-photocell-to-determine-light-levels

Sep 15, 2015 ... A common application would be to dim an LED automatically in a dark ... While the long leads make the photocell breadboard friendly, in an ...