Awesome Camera Automations ๐Ÿ’ก

Please Note ๐Ÿ“

The ideas listed on this page do not necessarily have all the implementation details such as scripts, and code. This is a list of all possible automations for 'camera' category, and is purely meant to promote creative thinking among the home-automation enthusiasts ๐Ÿ˜‚

If you think of any critical/obvious automations that are missing, or have better automations, please share here!

๐Ÿ’ก Detect faces and objects in your camera feed


Event/Trigger(s): 1. Camera motion detected
Condition(s): 1. Last executed is more than 60 seconds
Action(s): 1. Use Tensorflow or FaceBox or TagBox to recognize faces
Why do you need this automation?To know who is out there! Whenever the cameras detect motion, feed the camera image and recognize people and objects in it, and update the sensors. Then have an automation that alerts on the sensor change. It is useful to know whats going on around your house.
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๐Ÿ’ก Alert me when motion detected on Cameras


Event/Trigger(s): 1. When motion detected from camera's point of view
Condition(s): 1. When Alert mode is ON
Action(s): 1. Take snapshot of all camera images, and save it to a local file , AND
2. Email images as an attachment , AND
3. When Home, send a iOS notification with the camera's live feed"
Why do you need this automation?To know who is out there! This comes in handy when you are not home, and you do not have access to your camera feed directly. At least you have access to email and check images."
โœ… Additional details are available for this automation.   click here to read more!

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