photo manipulation

This experiment uses AI to expose photoshopped celebrities on magazine covers

Mar 1, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

In a world where social media constantly reminds us of beauty standards, it’s getting more and difficult to fully embrace ourselves and the way we…

Photographer faithfully recreates his work using text-to-image generator

Nov 11, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

You may know Antti Karppinen for his amazing conceptual photos and photo manipulations. He’s been merging illusion with reality in his work for a while…

Even 19th century had its “Facetune” that everyone used in photos

Jul 26, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

It’s not a secret that “photoshopping” existed way before Photoshop. Photos were edited in the darkroom, and masters like Ansel Adams and Dorothea Lange manipulated…

These are the five top tools and features Photoshop needs that Affinity Photo has

Jun 11, 2021
John Aldred

Until just a few short years ago, pretty much the only serious player in the game when it photo editing was Photoshop. Sure, there was…

This artist takes photos and turns them into amazing surreal composites

Jan 13, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Many people call photo manipulation “fake” because it’s not photography. Indeed, it’s more of digital art, but it still relies on photography and turns it…

Microsoft will slap a confidence score to help you avoid manipulated photos

Sep 3, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

After Adobe and Jigsaw, Microsoft is also joining the game of detecting and labeling fake photos and videos with the help of AI. The company…

Jigsaw’s upcoming AI tool helps you identify manipulated photos

Feb 5, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Fake news, doctored images, even beauty filters – all of these seem to be more and more common, making it difficult to distinguish truth from…

500px threatens to ban an artist after featuring him as “Photoshop Master” on its own blog

Jun 24, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

500px has caused some outrage within the community a couple of times over the past year or so. One of the platforms popular users Michal…

Photographer takes you behind the scenes of this fairytale-like image

Jun 20, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Swedish photographer Erik Johansson is known for his dreamy, surreal images. It takes him a serious amount of time to create his work, and his…

Adobe Research and UC Berkeley can detect facial manipulations in photographs

Jun 16, 2019
John Aldred

It sometimes seems like the phrase “with great power comes great responsibility” has never been more true than with Adobe Photoshop. Originally released in 1990,…