How high should I mount my security camera?
How high should I mount my security camera?

What is the best height for a security camera?

8 feet
The optimal camera mounting height In general, most security companies recommend installing cameras at a height of 2.5m (8 feet).

What is the best angle for a security camera?

Wide angle cameras often have field of views between 60 and 110 degrees. More modern smart cameras tend to go beyond 110 degrees to provide a little more coverage. Cameras in this range are the best for smart security cameras, as they provide enough distance and width to cover an entire yard.

Do burglars care about cameras?

Are cameras a good crime deterrent? Cameras are a good crime deterrent, as 60 percent of most burglars will choose another target if they find alarms or cameras, according to a study from the University of North Carolina's Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology.