Images used for advertising are always digitally enhanced or manipulated or altered in some sort of way. However as a society we have come to expect this and it has become so common and normal that in advertising the models skin has been retouched to perfection wither we agree with it or not its out… Continue reading Brief 1- Little white lies?
What does the photographer’s intervention do to distort the truth in an image? The level of the photographers distortion of the image can greatly impact the truth of the image. However the purpose of the image can dictate the level of distortion the photographer inputs to the image. The purpose of the image may not… Continue reading Brief 1-Response to the Brief- The Truth of an Image
http://hoaxes.org/weblog/comments/jennifer_aniston_buzzcut These images here show what can be done to manipulate an image someone has randomly took from the internet. The image of Jenifer Aniston was manipulated to make her look bald , which has circulated on the internet several times each time popping up with another story as to why she has supposedly shaved… Continue reading Brief 1- Celebrity Fake
http://hoaxes.org/photo_database/image/orphaned_syrian_boy_sleeping_between_his_parents_graves This image shows a Syrian boy supposedly sleeping between his mother and fathers grave, the image went viral , however the image was staged, taken by his uncle for an art project highlighting suffering. Images like these that go viral can have a massive impact upon people even though they are not digitally manipulated… Continue reading Brief 1-Staging a photograph
http://www.cracked.com/pictofacts-41-24-famous-photos-you-wont-believe-were-fake/ http://militaryhistorynow.com/2015/09/25/famous-fakes-10-celebrated-wartime-photos-that-were-staged-edited-or-fabricated/ http://photodoto.com/epic-fake-pictures-that-have-fooled-the-whole-world/ https://brightside.me/creativity-photography/13-famous-photographs-that-are-actually-fake-344410/ 10 of the Most Famous Photo Hoaxes Through History Throughout history since people have been able to make images, people have also been out there creating fakes. Some people its for fun, entertainment purposes, some has been for monetary gain and others to fake stories, distort the truth for propaganda and others… Continue reading brief 1- Famous Fakes
UFO Brief: The truth is out there. Our perceptions of what exists as ‘truth’ are challenged by almost every image we see. How do we know what we are viewing exists as a real truth? There are many historical images that, when interpreted in a clinical manner appear as truth. On the same hand… Continue reading First Brief- First thoughts