Identifying the current privacy exacerbating situation brought forth by the prevalence of smart cameras, the study used principles of speculative design* to address some possible scenarios.
Some speculative ideas include guest access, do not face-track, neighborly settings, camera shields, still sensing reminder...
*Speculative design is a practice of design in which exaggerated ideas are produced to call out attention to specific needs. A set of speculative design defines a new design space.
James Pierce, Claire Weizenegger, Parag Nandi, Isha Agarwal, Gwenna Gram, Jade Hurrle, Hannah Liao, Betty Lo, Aaron Park, Aivy Phan, Mark Shumskiy, and Grace Sturlaugson. 2022. Addressing Adjacent Actor Privacy: Designing for Bystanders, Co-Users, and Surveilled Subjects of Smart Home Cameras. In Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS '22). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 26–40. https://doi.org/10.1145/3532106.3535195