Video cameras have been around for quite some time now, but when they first came out they were mainly used by the business sector and professional photographers. Over the past 20 years, video cameras have also become quite popular with the general public. Video cameras are often used by consumers to record and save special occasions or just everyday happenings. They are ideal for parties, weddings, family outings, Christmas and holidays among other things. They are also useful for home security systems.
Video cameras are still used by businesses and corporations along with the military and police. They are often used for security and surveillance and for identifying purposes. Video cameras are set up in many public places such as airports, parking lots and even street corners. They are also used in the private sector in such places as shopping malls, banks and corner stores.
Video cameras come in various types, such as digital and analog. They are also available in assorted shapes, sizes, designs and colors. Underwater video cameras are also commonly used. Video cameras can range in price from a few hundred dollars to several thousand.