01 Mar '11, 5am

In a rush and don't have time to doll up? This Panasonic camera re-touches your photos and even adds makeup for you

TOKYO - PHOTOS are everything for Yuka Obara, a well-known Japanese blogger who insists anything showing her online be picture-perfect - especially because it's hard these days to delete poor-quality photos once on the web. The 20-year-old Miss Obara, known by her online profile Yunkoro, has honed her art for four years in line with Japan's cult of the 'kawaii' or cute, which has given rise to creative profile picture-taking. 'My blogs are there for people to see, so to have something to show I am quite particular about photos,' she said, adding that in the past she has had as many as 1.1 million hits a day. 'I have many points I obsess over when it comes to taking pictures of myself or an object.' Though Yunkoro is proud of her photographic skill, additional help has arrived on the scene from Japanese electronics maker Panasonic Corp - a camera that can brush up, clean up...

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