IMP+ Getting stuck in night mode

Issue

IMP cameras getting stuck in night mode when sun comes up.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras

Environment

IMP+ series ip camera's

Cause

IMP+ camera light sensor is getting blocked by the infrared reflection shield.

IMP+ Camera is turned upside down causing the light sensor to be blocked.

Resolution

 

The picture on the right shows the light sensor in the position where the infrared reflection shield would block it if the camera was tilted a few degrees more towards horizon

Turn the camera head and rotate until light sensor is on top of camera not by the infrared reflection shield, pictured on the left side.