Thursday, March 4, 2010

World Press Photo Disqualified

WPP disqualified this image because Stepan Rudik used the cloning tool to remove a distracting element from the image. In this case, a foot. As small as the distracting element was, in my opinion WPP made the right call. Credibility is the question here and there is just no room for cloning in photojournalism.

You can read more about it at Lens and at Petapixel.

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