Camera AoV / Focal Length Comparison

Author: John Honovich, Published on Nov 24, 2015

Use the IPVM Camera Calculator to better understand the tradeoffs between different Angle of Views (AoV) / focal lengths.

The video below shows you how to do it:

The two gifs below show you examples of different AoVs. First, for a doorway:

And here for a vehicle entrance:

This is especially useful when determining coverage for new cameras / projects, showing a user the tradeoffs involved.

Again, try it yourself on the Camera Calculator now.

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