Is It Real, Or Is It Photoshop?

Students, you probably have heard of the well-worn phrase “Can you Photoshop me into the picture?” Or Sometimes you hear people say, “That’s not real, that’s been Photoshopped!

This week we wrap up our classes with a short discussion on not just Photoshop, but Media Literacy. It means using a critical eye, and being perceptive about what you see published. 

Here are two images that may or may not have been altered. Could you tell?

This is the Northrup F5 E Tiger II at an air show recently. Mirror image? 

This was supposedly the last photo taken at the World Trade Center on 9/11. 



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