September 29, 2015

Pan, Tilt, Zoom (PTZ) Cameras Explained

Since there are a lot of Pan Tilt Zoom (PTZ) Cameras available, I will explain in this article on how to best choose the correct PTZ for your Security Camera Installation. I will start by showing the different parts of a PTZ camera. 1. Parts of a PTZ camera (a) Housing – Usually composed of an […]
July 24, 2015

The Advantages of a Pan Tilt Zoom PTZ Camera

It can be difficult choosing the right security camera for your needs. There are so many different types and sizes to choose from. Most cheaper security cameras are limited. The only view you get is the one that it is positioned in. If you have ever tried to video a moving subject such as a […]
December 29, 2014

A Beginner’s Visual Guide to Security Camera Features

The security camera market today is a quickly evolving field with a multitude of camera styles and features to choose from. For beginners, this can be initially confusing especially when looking to purchase a multi-camera system. What features are most important, or more to the point, what features will be most important for your security […]
September 8, 2014

Where Should I Place My Security Cameras In My Business?

Where Should I Place My Security Cameras In My Business? It would seem a rather simple question. Exactly what did you want to see? However yet, there are some elements to consider when designing your camera plan that you may not have considered. I have listed some of the things you might want to cover […]
April 18, 2014

The Pros and cons of a PTZ Security Camera

When you are choosing a security camera for your home or business it helps to understand the different lens options that are available to you. Most common are the fixed lens, varifocal lens and the PTZ’s, otherwise known as the Pan, Tilt, Zoom cameras. A fixed lens is just that, a non-adjustable lens. Typically they […]