When is Photography Real?

February 25, 2010

in Cool Stuff,Student Posts

In light of Mike G’s talk on Tue at the Physics dept., the following article from NYT today is very relevant.


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gleicher February 27, 2010 at 3:58 pm

I had been keeping track of articles about the impact of retouching. Here are a few from the top of the list:

* NY Times [[Smile and Say ‘No Photoshop’ -> http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/28/fashion/28RETOUCH.html?_r=2&pagewanted=1&8dpc%5D%5D

* NY Times with legal issues of retouching http://ethicist.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/10/20/should-photos-come-with-warning-labels/

* NY Times, Historical pictures faked. Manipulation as old as photo itself (civil war) http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/23/weekinreview/23marsh.html?_r=1

* NY Times. I Was There. Just Ask Photoshop. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/17/fashion/17photo.html

* Outlawing rotouching in France (NY Times) French Propose Disclaimer on Photoshopped Ads http://www.nytimes.com/external/readwriteweb/2009/09/23/23readwriteweb-french-propose-disclaimer-on-photoshopped-a-76393.html

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