These Tips For Finding Hidden Cameras Will Have You Feeling Like A Secret Agent

When technology is smaller and cheaper than ever, it’s almost too easy to buy and install a hidden camera. In fact, once you start looking around, it becomes clear that cameras are everywhere: streetlights, outside of buildings, and inside stores.

Most of these cameras are installed to keep the public safe but that doesn’t mean people don’t hide them for their own purposes. Next time you find yourself in a hotel room or Airbnb, use some of these tips for finding hidden cameras.

Wires In Unexpected Places

Wires In Unexpected Places
DIY Photolibrary/Construction Photography/Avalon/Getty Images
DIY Photolibrary/Construction Photography/Avalon/Getty Images

When you walk into a hotel room or an Airbnb, just take a quick look around. If you see any wires that look out of place or don’t seem to go anywhere, definitely inform the front desk or your host. While many cameras are wireless, unexplained wiring can lead to a hidden camera.

Honestly, it’s better to be paranoid about these types of things then test fate and potentially find yourself in an unsafe situation for the night.