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Back swing

Swings and tilts of the back or Film standard have an effect on both perspective, as well as the plane of focus.

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THE VIThe back swing with the downward pointing camera position alters the perspective of the cube and pulls the shape to one side exaggerating the shape. 

Note there is less exposure on the exaggerated side of the cube.

Move over image to view roll over image

While this can be used to distort shapes it can also be used to correct a shape that might be distorted because of restrictions placed on the camera position.


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