Like denisg baby pic, its intresting how much detail and definition you can loose and still recognise someone. There are probably academic theories about it.
I did one of my niece when she was a similar age, In a CHEMICAL darkroom, I ended up which just the eyes and a vague suggestion of a face darker patches where nostrils an moiuth were. The mother recognised her straight away and so did my mother.
Ali pelican shot should be in a stock library I can imagine it being handy for ad copy. in the "anyway I was looking for ...... and then who should come along but ...." sort of area.