How to clean a security camera lens

An unclean lens means unclear security footage. You can clean your security camera lens in just a few easy steps:

  1. Start by disconnecting the power cable for safety purposes. If your camera is wireless, disconnect the battery.
  2. Every camera model is different so you should always consult the manual of your device for specific cleaning instructions and advice.
  3. Use cleaning detergents specifically designed for camera lenses for the best results.
  4. If you have a dome security camera, remove the outer casing.
  5. Apply cleaning detergent sparingly to the lens ensuring that no moisture touches any of the electrical components.
  6. Using only high-quality microfiber to avoid scraping the lens. Move the microfiber in a circular motion until all cleaning detergent has been removed.