by Stuart Hall
Security cameras have come a long way, with visibility in 4k and even cameras with AI integrated. As technology has improved so has the application for security cameras.
AI in Security Cameras
AI security cameras are specialist CCTV cameras that perform advanced analytical functions such as:
- vehicle detection,
- person detection,
- face detection,
- traffic counting,
- people counting,
- stock counting,
- queue management,
- Taking temperature readings,
- license plate recognition (LPR).
These artificial intelligence functions are achieved using highly advanced video analytics software built into the camera and recorder they are connected to. The technology is so advanced, many of these CCTV camera systems have the ability to be able recognise if a human is trying to emulate an animal to try and fool your system.
Some cameras even have the ability to take your temperature! You may well have seen these at airports during the Pandemic.
AI CCTV security systems come with a wealth of benefits including dramatically limiting the number of false alarms and call-outs often associated with rule-based software. License plate recognition and facial recognition can also support investigations post break in and especially for stalkers and unwanted attention celebrities may attract. Imagine being able to detect a stalker or paparazzi outside your home.
Multi-Layered Home Security
Of course, these cameras work best as part of a multi-layered security system in our experience. Layering up the security for your luxury remote or rural property, city apartment, large executive property or private estate and grounds is always the best thing to do. Should one system fail, you know the rest of your home security solutions are still up and running and working hard to keep you safe.
Types of CCTV & Security Cameras
What are the other CCTV cameras that you could consider for the security of your home and estate?
Dome CCTV Cameras
- 360 degree view
- Good for a wide field of view
Pan Tilt and Zoom CCTV Camera
- Ability to zoom in and out in high resolution
- Pan and tilt feature provides a 360-degree field of vision
- Image resolution is usually impeccable so facial features can be distinguished
- Can be operated by the security team in real-time
C Mount CCTV Camera
- Highly Visible
- Ability to change lenses for long-range coverage
- Hard-wearing casing ideal for Outdoor and perimeter
Bullet CCTV Camera
- Highly visible, a great deterrent
- Provide long-range coverage
- The casing also protects against glare and rain
Always seek expert advice
With so many different Security cameras on the market, it is best to speak to a reputable and long standing security expert about where you may need to place these cameras and which cameras are most suited to best to protect your HNW property and what other security systems you should put in place as part of a multi-layered approach.
Get in touch to discuss your home or commercial security requirements and book in your free, no-obligation security review today!