The D30 and D50 have a varifocal lens allowing you to adjust focus when the image is blurry.

Note: Focusing a camera requires site admin permissions

Fix blurry image with Auto focus

A camera will attempt to intelligently focus on several regions automatically. In the event an image is blurry, rerun Auto focus to bring the image into focus.

  1. Click on the camera
  2. Click to open the menu options in live player
  3. Select Auto focus 
  4. Wait a while the camera intelligently auto focuses the image. This can take a couple minutes

Fix blurry image with Custom focal point

If the image is still blurry after running Auto focus or you want to select a certain object as the focal point, you can set a custom focal point. 

  1. Click on the camera
  2. Go to Settings>Additional settings
  3. Choose Auto Focus
  4. Choose Custom
  5. Select a point in the image where you want the camera to auto focus

Manual focus

Steps to focus manually.

  1. Click on the camera
  2. Click to open the menu options in live player
  3. Select Manual Focus
  4. Use the slider to manually focus the camera
  5. Wait a while the camera focuses the image

Zoom and Focus

If none of the above work, we will need to zoom in slightly and then run the auto-focus feature.

  1. Click on the camera
  2. Click to open the menu options in live player
  3. Select Optical Zoom
  4. Click the plus button on the far right twice
  5. Wait for the optical zoom to adjust
  6. Run the auto focus by clicking the auto focus button in the live player options menu
  7. Wait for the auto focus to finish (1 - 2 minutes)

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