Looks have always been important in the music industry. They're not essential, but they can definitely help. Unfortunately Not all women can look like Brittany Spears and not all men can look like Jim Morrison. Or can they....
Dove soap has posted a fascinating video that follows a model from photo-shoot to billboard. From lighting to makeup to digital image editing an attractive but unremarkable woman is transformed into an idealized image of perfection.
It's interesting to imagine a time when digital retouching becomes sophisticated enough to easily render any artist picture-perfect in print or video. If beauty was a non-issue would the focus be shifted back to the actual music?
By Fitz - 10/23/2006 | Permalink