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  1. Ways to Secure Your Security Camera System on the Internet

    Ways to Secure Your Security Camera System on the Internet
    Everyone wants to watch their security cameras remotely, and to do so requires placing the camera system on the internet. Having a security camera system is one thing, keeping it secure on the internet is another. Putting a surveillance system online for remote viewing is like having a house on the road that anyone can […]
  2. How to secure a security camera for use over the web

    How to secure a security camera for use over the web
    In corporate or military network environments there can be strict requirements to use IP security camera equipment. One of those requirements is HTTPS access which safely encrypts data between the web browser and the network camera. All of the IP cameras and Network Video Recorders we carry at CCTV Camera World have a built-in web […]
  3. Viewing an IP Camera on a Smart TV

    Viewing an IP Camera on a Smart TV
    Among the many different ways that security cameras are used, we are often asked if it is possible to view an IP camera directly on a Smart TV without using a NVR recorder. With most Smart TVs on the market there is no application that is available to watch IP cameras directly on the TV. […]
  4. National Security: All About the Department of Defense

    National Security: All About the Department of Defense
    The United States Department of Defense (DoD) is not only America’s oldest government agency, but also the largest. Today, the DoD is led by Mark Esper, the U.S. Secretary of Defense. The Secretary of Defense offers direction, control, and authority over the U.S. Department of Defense. The U.S. DoD is America’s largest employer with 742,000 […]
  5. Security Cameras and Safety

    Security Cameras and Safety
    There is no doubt that dogs become part of a family. They keep their owners busy and active, reduce stress, provide a sense of purpose, promote happiness, and even have the ability to improve owners’ social lives. Dogs are, of course, a huge responsibility and therefore all owners need to cater to their needs and […]
  6. Security Camera Installation Tips

    Security Camera Installation Tips
    Security cameras are important for the safety of any and all property, but they will perform only as well as they are installed. Whether you install your security cameras yourself or have this professionally done, there are always going to be some important points to keep in mind to ensure maximum return on investment.
  7. Farm Security - 6 Tools to Keep Your Farm Safe

    Farm Security - 6 Tools to Keep Your Farm Safe
    As a farmer, it’s important to invest in a security system that you can trust to keep your crops safe. Rural crime is more common than you might think, as millions of dollars of farm property are stolen every year. If you’re on the receiving end of an ill-timed farm heist, it could undermine your […]
  8. Dummies Guide to watching a Security Camera System from the Internet

    Dummies Guide to watching a Security Camera System from the Internet
    If you are not tech savvy and you are looking for an easy way to watch your security camera system from the internet then this guide is for you. Once you have your cameras connected to your recorder, and you can watch your cameras using a monitor connected to the recorder, then follow this guide […]
  9. How to Use an HD Security Camera as Standalone

    How to Use an HD Security Camera as Standalone
    In some situations, you may not need your security camera to be recorded. Maybe you are thinking of monitoring your front door, or driveway while you’re at home. A standalone camera is also useful for keeping an eye on pets, the elderly or children playing. In either of these situations, you do not need a […]
  10. How to Get the Most Out of Your Security Cameras

    How to Get the Most Out of Your Security Cameras
    When installing a security camera system it is important to protect that investment. Security cameras are sensitive electronics packed inside plastic or metal housings. The construction materials offer some protection. Outdoor security cameras are subject to the elements like wind, rain, and lightning. It’s important to avoid cutting corners when installing the cameras in your […]
  11. How To Use Video Baluns With Security Camera Systems

    How To Use Video Baluns With Security Camera Systems
    Baluns are more easily understood as a way to make BNC cameras compatible for use with Cat5e/Cat6 cable.  The benefit of using Cat5e/Cat6 cable is it's noticeably cheaper cost, and ability to significantly stretch out the maximum length of your runs.  With multiple types of video baluns in existence, you'll want to closely look at […]
  12. How to Record Security Cameras for Free

    How to Record Security Cameras for Free
    One of the great things about network based security cameras is the amount of features they allow you to control and a variety of recording options. Recording using our central monitoring software is another great and easy feature to use after you purchase an IP camera and it's free! Read more in this guide about […]
  13. Camera Systems: How Lenses Work

    Camera Systems: How Lenses Work
    Understanding Camera Lenses For photographers, videographers and filmmakers, understanding how lenses work will offer you more control when exploring your craft. When choosing the right lens, it is important to remember what you may lose or gain with lens speed, weight, size, focal length, cost and image quality. It's the intention of this guide to […]
  14. Outdoor Two Way Audio Security Cameras - How To

    Outdoor Two Way Audio Security Cameras - How To
    Two-way audio security cameras are becoming increasingly popular for home consumers and businesses. Most surveillance cameras with audio from online-retailers and big-name brands do not live up to expectations due to poor audio quality. Built-in microphones and speakers can be cheaply made, and produce hard to hear and low quality sound that can hardly be […]
  15. Security Camera Cable - How to choose

    Security Camera Cable - How to choose
    There are many factors that determine if someone will choose to purchase an IP camera system or HD DVR camera system. The main factor though would be whether there is any existing cabling in place that can be reused to avoid the cost of running new cable. There are two main types of cables used […]
  16. How to setup a security camera system on the network

    How to setup a security camera system on the network
    What are IP security camera systems? IP camera systems comprise of one or more IP cameras that are connected over a computer network to a Network Video Recorder (NVR) or Digital Video Recorder (DVR). The IP camera sends video and other data in digital format over a network cable to the NVR. The NVR records […]
  17. How to add a microphone to an IP Camera

    How to add a microphone to an IP Camera
    Most security cameras that are outdoor rated do not come with built-in microphones to ensure that no water can leak in. This means that you must add an external security camera microphone to these cameras in order to record audio. CCTV Camera World carries microphones for indoor or outdoor cameras. Most IP security cameras with […]
  18. From DSLR to Security Cameras: All About Cameras

    From DSLR to Security Cameras: All About Cameras
    There are thousands of different camera models available on the market today, and they are all different. Paring down this glut of options to the one that’s right for you can be challenging, and it gets even more confusing when you take into consideration the fact that there is no single “best” camera – different […]
  19. Night Vision Technology and Its Applications

    Night Vision Technology and Its Applications
    “Night vision” is a pretty straightforward term – it is simply the ability to see in the dark, or in low-light conditions. We take it for granted in this day in age where almost every security camera has night vision. Generally, at least compared with many other animals, humans have poor biological night vision, which […]
  20. Utilizing Cameras To Monitor Animals

    Utilizing Cameras To Monitor Animals
    Animal behavior has been an unending source of curiosity for ethologists and scientists for decades. Studies in animal behavior range from feeding interactions and mating to social organization and habitat selection. By far the most effective method of gathering information on animal behavior has been surveillance cameras. These camera systems are excellent for observational purposes […]

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