Yes, it looks terrible.
The battery can be charged from the sun or from the wall outlet.
If you are interested, I can post the assembly instructions, it is not difficult.
XD you should see my home security system. It's basically 3 webcams inside jam jars, all taped up, connected with USB extensors hanging all over the place to a machine running MotionEye.People say it looks crappy. I say it looks cyberpunk (?). It also works pretty well :D