Photography of Mass Destruction

Errol Morris on Photography as a Weapon:

If you want to trick someone with a photograph, there are lots of easy ways to do it. You don’t need Photoshop. You don’t need sophisticated digital photo-manipulation. You don’t need a computer. All you need to do is change the caption.

An interesting article that examines why many still believe what they see in the age of digital photography despite the overwhelming ease with which images can be manipulated.

via boingboing


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