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· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · April
· · · · 02 (1 entry)

Pictures and Lies · There's a fascinating story today about the LA Times firing a reporter who, in Iraq, digitally altered a photo before shipping it back. Major credit is due to the paper for being <a href='http://www.latimes.com/news/custom/showcase/la-ednote_blurb.blurb'>up-front about it</a>, their note even shows the photowork in detail. This really raises a deeper issue: are photographs, in this digital day, useful evidence in establishing the <a href='/ongoing/Truth'>truth</a>? I think they remain useful, here's why ...
 
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