Seeed Studio Grove Light Element

The Grove light element is used to measure light levels. This is for using the Seeed Studio Grove Light Sensor.

The Grove light is a sensor element that can be imported into the Element Toolbox through the Add Element Add Element button located in the toolbox from the Embedded tab.


The following properties can be changed for the Grove light element:


The name of the element.

ADC Driver Instance

The ADC driver used to communicate with the sensor.


The device’s ADC pin the element is connected to.


The following triggers are available to execute events from within the Grove light element:


Execute an event when the source element connected to the Grove light triggers.


The following abilities are available for the Grove light element when its source element triggers:


Trigger the element(s) that follow the Grove light element.

Read Light

Read the sensor’s light data (in ADC counts).

Element Resources

Atmosphere includes a selection of resources for users of all levels that demonstrate using the Grove light element.

Demo Projects

To view the Grove light element used within a project, click the demo’s name to open the project in Atmosphere and see how the element is set up.

Name Hardware Description
Grove Light Sensor Demo BeagleBone Green Demonstrates using the Grove Light Sensor on a BeagleBone Green to read the light ADC count and send it to the cloud. If the count goes below the set limit, the device goes into an alarming state.