Soft light for a face you could break bottles on

Happiness is soft light for portrait of a ladyThe man who took the Prime Minister’s glamorous new election-campaign photograph says any touch-ups were “minimal” – although he does admit to using soft light. Helen Clark said she was “very happy” with the twin billboards unveiled… [NZ Herald Politics]

Helen’s photo is a little more realistic this year and the photographer reveals how he did it in a HoS article this morning. Polyfilla and a soft light.

I’m not sure that Joan Collins will be happy being compared with Helen.

Perhaps not the fauxtography of the past but certainly false advertising nonetheless.


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