So, thermal camera apps?

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  1. silverfang77

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    I downloaded one to try out. When I turned the light off and held my hand in front of the camera, it didn't show up at all.

    Am I safe in assuming that all these purported thermal camera apps I see advertised in the Play Store are little more than glorified filters?
     
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    Pretty sure they're just filters. I think thermal cameras have much more technology than your standard cell phone camera.

    Same goes for those night vision apps...
     
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    Yeah. Seems that way.

    Thank you.

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    You would have to purchase an attachment that fits over your camera lens to achieve this.
     
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    I've seen those available, but they're out of my reach.

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