How perfect women bodies are created by publicists
(Hat tip to Sociological Images.) Below the cut, we have a fascinating video in which a man becomes both the “before” and the “after” body for a weight-loss, muscle-gain ad– within only a few hours. To get the after body, he lifts weights (to make his muscles more prominent), tans, sprays his body with PAM, takes the picture […]
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This is the tilt-shifted version of Van Gogh’s “The Red Vineyard” (incidentally, the only painting he sold during his lifetime). Tilt-shift is a photographic technique that makes real scenes look like miniature models. Art student Serena Maylon used Photoshop to manipulate the light and adjust the focus until she produced these renditions of Van Gogh’s work. […]