Saturday, 9 April 2016
Looking at this two-year-old picture, above, it seems as if Kellogg's head had been pasted onto someone else's body. The same has happened to Wills.
Refraction does strange things; not only does it distort shapes, but also alters colours. Both swimmers have different coloured bodies to heads.
The only person I've known who really used this phenomenon to advantage in a painting is Michael Andrews. See below.
No doubt he worked from a photo; but even so...