Did you manipulate that picture?

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On the heels of today’s discussion on ethics, the Web was abuzz over whether Paul Hansen’s World Press Photo-winning photo was or was not altered.

In the end, it was proved that the photo was NOT a fake.

But this is the sort of scrutiny that will occur when something looks too good to be true. And it reminds us that credibility is key and no, as journalists, we shouldn’t lie.

 

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