Extraordinary Uses Of CCTV Cameras

Most articles and blogs that we can find online concerning CCTV Cameras are related to home and business security. Seldom can we find an article or blog posts about the other uses of CCTV security cameras aside from security. There are so many interesting and extraordinary uses of these devices that we are yet to find out.

If you are interested to know certain things about CCTV Cameras that aren’t closely related to security at home and in business establishments, then continue reading this article. These are just so unique that you wouldn’t even imagine that they are possible.


One of the extraordinary uses of such devices is time lapse recording. Did you know that the original experimental animation of plasticine puppets was actually made by using a time lapse video recorder? If you’re bored with your CCTV surveillance camera at home since there are no burglars around, why not spend your time to make this?


Monitoring traffic using CCTV Cameras isn’t actually for security purposes. Although some use them in monitoring criminal activities in the streets, they can also be used to monitor the traffic conditions of one area. Sometimes, people just need to know about the traffic update so that they can avoid passing through the area where there is heavy traffic. And now they can with the help of such cameras.


It may seem weird but if you’re so obsessed with your pets and you want to keep an eye on them, you can use your CCTV camera system at home. The great thing about this is that there is no law that prohibits the use of CCTV Cameras or the CCTV camera installation for the purpose of monitoring pets. If your pet is pregnant, you can check on them every single day until the time has finally come that it will give birth. If you’re the kind who is interested to know how the pets give birth, using a camera on them is a good idea.


Some people actually use CCTV camera systems in monitoring wildlife animals. Some people may use regular video cameras to monitor the animals in the forest but most of the time, they use a special cctv camera to know how the animals live in the forest. Some people use the cameras to make a documentary about a specific wildlife animal and how that animal lives, how it hunts food—everything! This is just a difficult thing to do. Not all people can easily have the cameras installed especially in forests.