BU5 or BU6 camera with blurry night video

Issue

Blurry or out of focus video at night

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • BU series
  • ND3 filter

Cause

ND3 filter not used to focus BU series camera for night time black and white video

Resolution

  • Power camera up
  • Place ND3 filter in front of camera, which will create simulated night vision, causing IR filter for night video to activate.
  • Loosen Focus screw on bottom of BU camera then adjust video by sliding screw from one end to the other until video is clear.
  • Retighten screw