That's why it's called a PORTRAIT lens - or why my nose looks big.

Igor PDML-StR pdmlstr at
Fri Mar 2 11:36:50 EST 2018

This news popped up on a few science websites yesterday (I suspect due to 
Rutgers' PR department's efforts), - and I just saw it on CBS morning news 
review this morning.

While what they discussed is fine, they should've worked with a 
photographer and a zoom lens instead of (or in addition to the

I believe this is well known in the photo community. (Isn't it?)
And that's why "portrait lenses" are used for ghm... portraits (what 
a coincidence!) -- because of the most flattering angle of view/facial 
features proportions.
But I am preaching to the choir here... ;-)



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