Domestic Cat Caught in Camera Trap. You rarely see a domestic cat photographed by a camera trap. There is no need to usually because they are domesticated. You can go up to them and take a picture. But the domestic cat does his own thing when left alone in the wild. He becomes a wild cat for a moment. Perhaps you’ll see different things when you capture a domestic cat on a remote camera. This cat looks like a wild cat. It brings the message home that domestic cats are not far from their wild cousins in character and behavior. Read more on the domestic cat history.