The Elmo MN400 Camera is a one piece construction with a high resolution camera. It gives you the advantage to place it anywhere making it suitable for universities, security usage. The camera can be used in many different settings including security camera, and placed in narrow places to monitor security. You can use it a lab in university or industry to get closer view of hard to see particles or chips. You can also use it is sports to capture close finishes or special events. The 1/2" CCD color camera gives you the advantage to solve difficult video assignments. The Elmo MN400 Camera lets you view images that were hard to see before.