Dolly zoom

Other (objects, etc.) concept

Originally a photographing technique that involves the depth of an image to change so the scene stretches while the focal element seems unchanged. Accomplished by adjusting focal length while moving the camera away or towards the focal object.


Alternate name: Vertigo effect

The first video game about Dolly zoom was released on October 2001.

Nintendo and Frictional Games has published most of these games

Parent group

Focal length

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