Advantages And Disadvantages Of Thermal Imaging Cameras

As the title says I would like to compile a list of pros and cons of thermal imaging cameras over optical - particularly in using them with intrusion analytics. I am a user and fan of the Avigilon conventional cameras with analytics and am very happy with their performance.

I have some experience thermal imaging offerings from Flir and Axis and have personally found the to have been 'oversold' particularly in effective range and thermal contrast and am curious what others have found.

Also what analytics brands have been found to work well with thermals

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