Three-quarter opinion

the three-quarter opinion designates in the two-dimensional forming one art an opinion, in which an object not from the front (frontal opinion) or by the side (Profilansicht) one shows, but seen from an intermediate point of view. With one haven-guessed/advised (where it uses very frequentlybecomes), a three-quarter opinion points to approximately three quarters of the face.

Because of the roundness of the human head those is strongly shortened shown the viewer turned side of the face fully, the side turned away from the viewer.

A “three-quarter opinion from the rear” is called profile perdu.

Three-quarter opinions are alsoin the advertising photography much likes (e.g. of cars).

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