2004, Outside relocates New York skyline
2004, Outside relocates New York skyline

A Brief History of Photo Fakery

From darkroom to desktop.

2004, Outside relocates New York skyline

1860s

Abraham Lincoln’s head on John Calhoun’s body

1970

An awkward fence post is removed from John Filo’s Pulitzer-winning photo of the Kent State massacre before the image appears in Life, Time, and other publications

1982

National Geographic moves the Pyramids of Giza

1994

Art Wolfe’s Migrations stirs controversy with wildlife photo illustrations

1994

Time magazine darkens O.J. Simpson’s skin

2004

Outside relocates New York’s skyline

2007

Men’s Fitness loads Andy Roddick’s guns

2009

Klavs Bo Christensen’s over-cooked Haiti photos are disqualified from a Danish Picture of the Year contest

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