What do thermal imaging cameras see?

Thermal imaging cameras don’t actually see temperature. Instead they capture the infrared (IR) energy transfer from an object to its environment and produce a real time image in a color palette where hotter objects appear brighter and cooler objects appear darker. IR energy is generated by the vibration of atoms and molecules and behaves similarly to visible light where it can be reflected, refracted, absorbed and emitted. The more these atoms and molecules move, the higher the temperature of the object.

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For over 27 years Monroe Technology has been there for the professional thermographer. Monroe Thermal Imagers are the most sturdy and durable in the industry and have been the main stay for many weatherization programs throughout the US. Please contact us to discuss and review all of these as necessary to ensure you make the best decision for your business!

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