Patent Number: 8,585,302

Title: Camera device with reduced size

Abstract: A camera device includes a camera body including a camera housing which is formed into a substantially spherical shape, a bracket fixable to a vehicle, and a socket provided on the bracket into which a spherical portion of the camera housing is fittable. The camera body includes an imaging lens which is exposed from the socket. The spherical portion of the camera housing is fitted into the socket so that the imaging lens has an optical axis a direction of which is adjustable in a vertical direction and in a right-left direction relative to the socket.

Inventors: Totani; Tsutomu (Aichi, JP)

Assignee: Beat-Sonic Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G03B 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018