Published at Tuesday, September 19th 2017. by olga in Security systems.
With the advancement of technology, it is now possible to view the images from a security camera on your home television. No separate monitor is required for outdoor or indoor surveillance. Some parents prefer using home cameras to indoor surveillance. It helps them keep an eye on their children 24x7. Home cameras have helped parents to be aware of incidents of child abuse or child violence by domestic helps and baby-sitters.
• Camera. Cameras for this system should be able to stand up to the weather. They need to be waterproof and they should be able to operate in low temperatures especially if you live in cold climates. Cameras of this kind should have bodies that will not rust. Most systems provide cameras equipped with night vision. The range of the night vision security camera can be anywhere from 15 feet to 150 feet. Most systems depend on the strength of the infrared lights.
• Do you need color or black and white cameras? If there are certain situations where it is important to record details such as color of hair, vehicles or clothing, youll need color cameras. Black and white cameras are best if you need higher resolution and generally are less expensive than color. They also are best if you will be using infrared in no light or low light conditions.
There are basically three pieces of equipment youll be working with: the cameras, receiver/DVR and the monitor.
In this day and age of uncertainty it is no small wonder that security systems have been a booming industry. They have always shown strength in numbers, but not as much as they have in the last 5 years. There are a myriad of systems that one can choose from, but none better, in many respects than home security cameras.
The first security camera was a c-mount security camera, and they were first introduced in the 1970. Perhaps it was the fact that fashion was not at its high that these boxy, bulky security cameras look the way that they do, but it had more to do with the technological limitations of the time. As camera technology was in its infancy, chips sets and circuit boards were much larger than today, which rather restricted security cameras to the c-mount camera style. For many years, c-mount camera design defined the security camera industry, but now the most common shape that most people think of when mentioning a security camera is the bullet camera.