Camera does lie

PUBLISHED: 10:33 19 February 2009 | UPDATED: 13:57 06 May 2010

SIR, — One of your correspondents wrote (Herts Advertiser, February 5) of difficulties experienced having a photo digitally reduced to fit his bus pass. I think he has stumbled upon a basic fault with digital cameras. For instance when I look into my shav

SIR, - One of your correspondents wrote (Herts Advertiser, February 5) of difficulties experienced having a photo digitally reduced to fit his bus pass. I think he has stumbled upon a basic fault with digital cameras.

For instance when I look into my shaving mirror I see someone middle-aged, ruggedly handsome with that quizzical James Bond look.

When I see a photo of myself, I see a scarcely recognisable , balding, wrinkly old man.

There's something the matter with cameras these days.

PAUL KINCH,

Pickford Hill, Harpenden.


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