I Hate Pictures of Me

Maybe that should be myself. 1,458 People

    CrypticIris CrypticIris
    18-21, F
    Dec 6, 2014

    Not Photogenic

    I have always hated having my picture taken, even as a child. I guess I was always afraid of what people would see. I always imagine that people look at the pictures and talk about how awful I look, how fat I am. And I am sure there is some of that. And it doesn't help that my...
    eyes eyes
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Dec 23, 2010

    Is it normal to absolutely hate how you look in

    pictures but feel that if someone else takes the picture it looks a lot better? It's just a peeve of mine.
    MikeBrin MikeBrin
    18-21, M
    May 22, 2015

    Stop asking for pictures.

    I'm not going to post or send any pictures of myself. I can describe myself to you but that's it. Thank you in advance.
    darkdragonelffire darkdragonelffire
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2015

    Whenever someone takes a photo of me,

    the picture usually comes out looking incredibly awkward and just bad. I'm never satisfied with how I look in others' photos. I'm just not photogenic :-(
    theShySnob theShySnob
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 31, 2015

    Not Good

    Maybe it's a symptom of my self-hatred but i really hate them, especially when theyre taken by other people. Maybe thats a symptom of my desire for control in a sense. Iiii just think they look nothing like me, possibly because they're ugly... maybe that's a symptom of my...
    thesamwebb thesamwebb
    18-21, M
    11 Responses Mar 1, 2009

    Mirror: "You look cute today!

    " Camera: LOL The story of my life.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses May 28, 2015
    ThatGuyEveryoneHates ThatGuyEveryoneHates
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

    I used to have a profile picture of myself,

    but the more I looked at it, the more I hated it. I'm not photogenic at all -_-
    ACyanideSurprise ACyanideSurprise
    18-21, M
    Oct 11, 2014


    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    Jan 31, 2015

    I hate pictures of me I look

    so weird in them I don't know I am the kind of people who has no self confidence when it comes to pictures I look at it n I hate how I look in it It bothers me the most when someone takes a pic of me N then they won't erase it when I tell them 2 i hate it when that happens...
    Hiddenamoungus Hiddenamoungus
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jul 21, 2014

    The mirror thinks i don't look

    that bad The camera disagrees
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 27, 2014

    Every time I see a picture of myself I

    literally cry and feel down for the rest of the day.
    fluffyunicorn fluffyunicorn
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 27, 2014

    I hate being in pictures,

    and I go to great lengths to avoid it. I recently attended my cousin's wedding, and she wanted a picture with all of her cousins, and I didn't want to be a ***** by refusing to be in the picture. Someone posted this picture on Facebook today and I am horrified. Why do I look...
    unimportant123 unimportant123
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 3, 2014

    I hate seeing my face in the pictures.

    i really look bad :( I'm not photogenic like at all! I hate class photos!when I look bad in one of them,people can still get copies.I just want to burn them all.i have to wonder why I changed.....my photos when I was a kid looked so nice....huhuhu
    redroseofgrace redroseofgrace
    18-21, F
    Jun 27, 2014

    On the rare occasions in

    which my picture is taken, I'll demand to see it before allowing it to be stored on someone's device. If I don't like it, I make them delete it. Then I bite their heads off...
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2015

    My family gives me so much crap

    for only posting pictures of my toddler. But I despise my very being when I see a picture of myself. I didn't use to be so self conscious. I don't know what changed
    messj messj
    18-21, F
    Jul 29, 2015

    I am actually disgusted to look at myself.

    And it's really weird, because when I see myself in the mirror or a webcam or a front camera and I'm ALONE, I can build up my self confidence really high. I can believe that I'm beautiful. But when I'm with people in the photo or someone else takes a picture of me, sometimes I...
    jenjenxo jenjenxo
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jun 23, 2014
    InFiDeL0020 InFiDeL0020
    31-35, M
    Dec 6, 2014

    If someone is going to take a picture,

    I normally get out if the way before they do it because I don't like my picture taken unless I ask someone to which is very very rare.
    Fred363 Fred363
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 16, 2014

    That Camera Might Break, You Know!

    I absolutely hate seeing pictures of myself. Every photo shows these chubby cheeks and eyes that disappear into tiny slits when i smile. It's even worse when i have photos taken with my sisters as they all have small cute features like my mum and i have this long horse face. I...
    fantafringe fantafringe
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 5, 2009

    I don't have many pictures of myself

    even growing up. I'd say I have about a handful from when I was a baby till now. I'm not very photogenic and I try to take pictures of myself to find what's good for me but never do. I am ugly and dark so trying to take a picture of that and making it presentable is not possible...
    rotimi12 rotimi12
    Oct 21, 2015

    Do you ever look in the mirror

    and then look at photos of you and think, "so what is the truth?"
    Madison18 Madison18
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Sep 18, 2015

    This is why I rarely ever take selfies

    and avoid taking or being in photos at all costs.
    Juliette20 Juliette20
    18-21, F
    Feb 1, 2015
    Zurea Zurea
    26-30, T
    Aug 9, 2015
    Juliette20 Juliette20
    18-21, F
    4 Responses May 31, 2015

    The happy girl i see in a picture isn't the same

    as the girl I see in the mirror
    QueenOfBrokenDreams QueenOfBrokenDreams
    16-17, F
    Sep 2, 2015

    I've never taken a picture of myself.

    when people take pictures of me, i'll make sure they're deleted. the only pictures i have are childhood pictures that my parents refuse to erase, and formal pictures for student cards and stuff
    roseinsurvival roseinsurvival
    Dec 28, 2014
    lily36912 lily36912
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Aug 3, 2015

    seriously even though few people say I'm

    beautiful, I just hate my look and I sometimes hate to look at the mirror. I usually hate taking selfies as it makes me feel sad and I avoid cameras even in group pictures
    unknownf3 unknownf3
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 15

    Have you ever looked at yourself at a different

    angle? Am I the only one who gets terrified at my own sight? How about videos of yourself? I literally have to look away and close my ears cuz the sound of my own voice is hard to listen to.
    mammabee1 mammabee1
    1 Response Sep 19, 2015
    19BiGirl 19BiGirl
    18-21, F
    5 Responses May 8, 2014

    I am ok with taking pictures

    if am with my son or some one but I hate pictures of myself if am on my own my sis or mum took pics of me on my own I ripped most of them up I really don't like looking at myself
    susan1983 susan1983
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 28, 2015

    When I look in the mirror everyday,

    I am most often disappointed with my appearance, but every once in awhile I like what I see. But when people take pictures of me, I never like what I see. When I smile or pose I always picture myself in my head as cute. Then I see the photo and hate myself. It's come to the...
    cloudyjay cloudyjay
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 17, 2015

    In not photogenic at all.

    I actually once removed myself from a family photo because of how I looked.
    OrionConst OrionConst
    22-25, M
    Jun 28, 2014

    when people ask me to show them how I look I'm

    freaking out until I send and totally hate myself for that after I do that.
    Myself1myself2 Myself1myself2
    16-17, F
    6 Responses Jul 24, 2015

    I know it's stupid but I don't like people

    taking pictures of me. It's stupid because I will take pics of myself and post them. I think I'm just crazy
    rumpledforeskin rumpledforeskin
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jan 31, 2015

    Ugh thank god I'm found this!

    I HATE PICTURES OF ME ! I think I look so bad , especially when I'm in a photo with other people ..
    Dreamscape98x Dreamscape98x
    18-21, F
    May 8, 2014
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