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The shot to the right shows the camera zooming out from a shot of a tree fern. This allows the audience to see more of the surrounding landscape, like taking a step back.
- Makes the subject appear to increase in size.
- Makes the viewer feel like they are moving closer to the subject.
- Reveals more of the context (surrounding information).