PTZ stands for and signifies the camera’s ability to Pan, Tilt and Zoom. This means that the camera can be controlled from a remote location, such as a control room, a keyboard/joystick in an office or in a security watch room.
The dome camera is obviously named for its dome shape and is the common security camera you see in businesses and stores.
The advantage of a C-Mount camera is that the lens can be changed.
Other camera types include:
- Covert/Spy Camera
- Vandal Resistant Camera
- Wireless Camera