I recently acquired a new Raspberry Pi camera module v2 to use with a Raspberry Pi Zero 1.3 and the 'official' Pi Zero case (comes with a 1.5" camera cable). I am running Raspbian Jessie Lite.
I have a good bit of familiarity with the Raspberry Pi platform and Linux in general (I just setup a 5x Pi 3 cluster for pyspark w/jupyter notebook in docker images, and I'm working on a Pi 3 + 4x Pi Zero cluster for mpich), so I thought this wouldn't be too difficult to setup.
Once I had everything plugged in, the Pi Zero with HDMI, a USB OTG connector + USB hub + WiFi adapter + keyboard/mouse adapter, power cable, and the camera ribbon cable, I ran:
...and the output was a bunch of white and black vertical bars of varying thickness, and the output seemed to adjust if I waved my hand in front of the camera.
Is this defective hardware? What steps can I take to fix this if it is software related?
Here's an example of the image I took using the