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SUN: Siting a Webcam

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Re: SUN: Siting a Webcam

Post by ExperiMentor »

I'm glad others have moved away from spending hundreds of pounds/dollars on a fancy camera. It's really not needed.

I use cheap indoor IP cameras with Pan/Tilt ability and HD resolution, mounted outdoors (but under cover of the eaves and inside a plastic bag !!). The image quality really doesn't suffer noticeably, and I've never had a problem with sun-burn. They cost about £25 from Aldi.

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