Proof! The Camera Does Lie…

You’e always heard the phrase, “The camera adds 10 pounds” right?  Well…turns out it can also take away 10.  It all depends on the camera lens.  So, next time you wonder why you can’t take a good picture…blame the camera! 

From the Daily Mail:

“Photographer Stephen Eastwood has finally solved the mystery – showing that the difference between a good photo and instantly deleted disaster can be down to the camera lens.  To prove his point, he took a series of portraits, using the same model’s facial expression and the same lighting – but each time changing the lens.”

The photographer says the larger lenses, in the left case a 230mm lens, will flatten and widen the face, where the 24mm distorts the same model