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I wanna put some surveillance on somebody...

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Okay, that's actually a quote from one of Mitch Hedberg's comedy schemes, but it's quite funny.

I'm looking for a hidden camera. Something that could be placed on my desk, on my wall, on my monitor, on my window, or whatnot so that I can keep an eye on my room while I'm not home. No reason for this but simply testing purposes and to see how it works.

I won't list a budget at this point, but something HD is necessary. Night vision is a plus. Networked isn't mandatory as I'm not quite sure of the different types of cameras there are out there. Is there a thread/sticky on that?

I simply want something extremely discreet and not out of the ordinary. A clock won't do because lets be honest, who uses clocks nowadays? wink.gif
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Far too specific to just for "testing"

Thieving brother ? Parents ? EX who broke crazy ?
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What you're looking for is a nanny cam. Google it and you will get a ton of options.
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I personally use several Foscam wireless IP cameras in my house. It's real simple. Just setup the Wi-Fi using a Ethernet cable and punch in the IP. If you have multiple cameras you can view them all on a single page. I have mine setup to take a snapshot for 5 seconds when it detects motion. These get sent to one of my servers at home. I can then review anything that occurred. With my setup I can watch live video, listen to live audio and even talk back from a PC.

THIS is the model I have. The night time coverage is amazing. I replaced the lens on some to give me a fish-eye view...just for more coverage.
    
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Sometimesw just a webcam on the desk. Who notices that? Its a common thing nowdays and if you do video in the offcie they are needed.

No need to let anyone know its on
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