We explored the idea of body image and discussed how we feel when we look at pictures of models and celebrities in magazines on television. After deciding that these pictures made us want to look more like these people, and left us feeling a little inadequate, we watched the following link:
We were shocked at just how much effort it took to create a models polished look. After hours spent having make-up and hair styling done, the photos were then digitally enhanced to create the final advertising shot.
Using an app on the iPads, we had some fun digitally enhancing photos of ourselves and we’ve learnt that people come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and that no one really looks perfect.