How CCTV zooms in

By Jonathan Ratcliffe

Before you install CCTV in your property, there are important details that you need to know about it. For instance, you need to know whether the camera you are buying can zoom in/out and what distance. There are different types of CCTV camera lenses that have different zooming capabilities. So before you purchase yours, you ... Read more


Before you install CCTV in your property, there are important details that you need to know about it. For instance, you need to know whether the camera you are buying can zoom in/out and what distance.

There are different types of CCTV camera lenses that have different zooming capabilities. So before you purchase yours, you need to be certain of the amount of zoom it can provide. It is important for you to note that the ability of a CCTV camera to zoom highly depends on its lens.

The CCTV camera lens comes with a motor that helps the lens to zoom the focusing parts in and out.

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BY Jonathan Ratcliffe

Jonathan manages Marketing at CCTV.co.uk - with over 15 years experience in CCTV Installation - he writes as an Expert in CCTV Systems, News, Crime Rate Analysis and other FAQs