Camera dream dictionary

Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings

A camera in your dream is generally a good omen, and it shows how we can keep a close eye on events that have happened in the past. This dream is very much focused on learning from experiences that have happened in the past.

You must understand the mistakes you have made and the good experiences you have had in order to ensure future prosperity. If your picture is taken by a camera in your dream, your subconscious is warning you of the impact your past may have on the near future.

In this dream you may have

  • Taken a photo.
  • Had your photo taken by someone else.
  • Taken pictures in a photo booth or by a professional photographer.
  • Seen your photo in a picture frame, shop window, or album.
  • Seen your photo in a place you would not expect.
  • Had your picture taken by the paparazzi.
  • Had your photo taken for a modeling shoot.
  • Encountered a camera briefly, or you did not use it to take a picture.

Positive changes are afoot if

  • The experience was a pleasant one.
  • You were in control of your own destiny.
  • The pictures taken were good - and you enjoyed the experience.
  • This dream was positive in nature.

Detailed dream interpretation

Dreams about cameras can symbolize several things, including your right to self-expression. If your dream includes a camera, especially one you take pictures with, your subconscious is longing to express itself more freely. Photography is the truest form of art, since it shows people as they truly are. Self-expression is important for the total well-being of any person. and

If somebody else takes your photo in your dream, you may need to expand areas within your life that make you happy. Your happiness can only be seen through someone else’s lens, so it would be helpful for you to be able to express that inner happiness more openly.

Also, if in your dream you experience having your photo taken by someone, you may encounter something that you wished for. Generally, this is a good dream. Cameras aim to reveal our inner beauty through our outer beauty, so dream about a camera may be trying to reveal your inner wishes through depicting your outer image. If we assume this film is developed, then your deepest wishes may come true.

Dreams about cameras may also be self-reflective. If you dream of your picture being taken at a time when you are not feeling happy or at a time when you are not smiling, you may have a fear of the judgment of others. Those who see our photo in your dream will be able to read your true feelings, but this is an unrealistic attitude. If you try to bring out your positive side more often in social situations, people will only be able to judge you positively.

If you had your picture taken for a modeling shoot or because you were famous, this shows higher self-esteem. You exude confidence everywhere you go, and people admire this quality in you. Do not become too hard on yourself, or this may show in your outward appearance. This dream also shows that looks are important to you. This is healthy if you are the one having your picture taken in the dream. If, however, you are the photographer for the celebrity or the modeling shoot, looks are far too important for you, and you should spend your time on more meaningful activities.

This dream is in association with the following scenarios in your life

  • Vacations and time spent away with loved ones.
  • Travel.
  • Your deepest wishes and desires.
  • Fear of judgment.
  • Self-expression and self-esteem.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of a camera

Adventure. Absence. Sense of control. Attention. Disappointment. Anxiety. Happiness. Brevity. Jealousy. Envy. Overbearing sense of control. Prosperity. Loss.

By Flo Saul
Oct 12, 2012