Have you ever been wary of the excessive surveillance cameras especially those with facial recognition capabilities in some surveillance states these days?
Well imagine “beating” the system with some high-powered infrared LEDs sewn into a hoodie which you can either buy or DIY (Check this out: https://www.macpierce.com/the-camera-shy-hoodie)?
The best part is it is not visible to humans but the beams overexpose night vision cameras rendering them useless (see picture below).
No doubt there are hosts of privacy and legal issues involved with its use. And imagine the difference this hoodie being deployed by the “wrong hands” – say imagine a certain Jason Bourne versus Ocean Eleven operation using this garment?
This Camera-Shy Hoodie is not visible to the human eyes but makes night vision cameras useless.