Originally Posted by keep it simple
Although there's a lot of drums out there with splay, I doubt this is one of them. The bottom hoop appearing bigger than the top hoop is the giveaway.
Bill, you got your camera too close to the drum. Modern point & shoot cameras have a kind of "fisheye" lens affect when too close to the piece. Better to back off a bit then enlarge/crop in processing later.
Too be clear, he did get off with just a warning.
Yup watch those camera angles Bill, they could hurt you down the road. : )