- The power of perspective in a unique portrait experiment
'The Lab - Decoy' showcases an experiment to convey the power of perspective in portrait photography. Demonstrating that a photograph is shaped more by the person behind the camera than by what's in front of it, Canon invited six photographers to a portrait session with a twist.
You can tell any story you want if you change your approach. You’re only limited by your imagination.
When we take images, as a person we are never neutral towards the object we photograph, but rather a sum of all our thoughts, experiences and prejudices. 'The Lab - Decoy' demonstrates this little human flaw in this unique photographic experiment.
Many think imagination ends with childhood, a cruel blow that many of us never recover from. But what happens when we lose it – do we really lose it?
Creativity is completely rediscovered in 'The Lab' – a unique space where photographers break the rules with experimentation to achieve unforgettable images.
Six photographers. One subject. Discover how a photograph is shaped more by the person behind the camera than what's in front of it.