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Heres 4 animations I threw together showing how important camera zoom is in showing the angles and lines of the Camaro. I know a lot of people have been saying based on spy shots that they think the front end is to pointy, or at times to flat and there's no front overhang, or that the rear end is to this or to that, etc, etc. The only thing that changes in my videos here is the zoom of the camera, which as you can see can make the car look very different all from the same point of view. The point of all this, is to hopefully, maybe help convince some people that they really need to wait and see the Camaro in person before bashing it to harshly, because the camera, lens, angle and person taking the picture, can really really really play tricks on you. I've included stills if you don't want to watch the videos. Thanks for your time:)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ljd8tQ0-mOM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Spzsu8McGA

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBM2RjlLCbE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ivaIXQ7sVgc
 

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Wow, nice effort.

The Camaro is not a car for pictures, as you show here one bad angle can turn you off. The best thing will be the first time you see one on the road. You will need a clean pair of undies.
 

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Wow, awesome renderings of the Camaro! You are rite, the car looks much different from different angles, but I never thought it looks to "pointy". Great work dude.
 

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To clarify, the camera is moving away from the car while zooming in, to show perspective and foreshortening and ultimately to show how much the car can distort in the same amount of screen space, but the car never changes or moves. The point being, with all these different people taking spy pictures with so many different types of cameras, camera phones, etc, the car will almost always look somewhat different, giving the impression that things are or aren't what they seem, if that makes sense.

Thanks again:)
 

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thanks for taking the time to do this.
I know exactly what you mean.....
It may be related to what I noticed in school- I and a few students could visualize stuff in our heads and then put them down on paper/computer-
but there was a few students who just couldnt visualize the shape as a solid or a see thru no matter what....
 
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