"Today's media hunts in a pack. It is like a feral beast just tearing people and reputations to bits."
Monday, August 2, 2010
Digital Tampering 101
Hat tip to the Beeb, for the link to this piece about the perils of digitally tampering with news photos. Don't do it. Fakery is dishonest and readily detectable. Dozens of faked images are posted here for scrutiny, from the Economist's British Petroleum/Obama cover to Winston Churchill's belatedly cigar-less visage on a poster.