Thermal Images

Thermal images are not like regular photos. They show thermal energy, a kind of light that can’t be seen by the human eye or a regular camera.

  • Regular photos show facial features, such as eyes, noses…
  • … While thermal cameras produce blank faces.
  • Regular cameras can reveal images behind glass in this case, a glass door…
  • … While thermal cameras cannot see through glass.
  • Regular cameras record optical features like license plates…
  • … While thermal cameras record heat, so things like license plate numbers appear blank.