13 Shifty Tricks Advertisers Use To Manipulate Photos

13 Shifty Tricks Advertisers Use To Manipulate Photos

When someone tells you an ad has been PhotoShopped, the natural reaction is "Well, yeah, duh." What you don't think about is that the manipulation goes far beyond messing with shading and cleaning up blotches. We asked our readers to enlighten us about the interesting, hands-on tricks ad makers still use. Winner got $100 ...

Entry by kdt

When photographing ice cream, mashed potatoes are used so the hot lights do not melt the product. GRACKEDOON

Entry by mand*


Entry by mand*

To make milk look freshly poured, food stylists add dish soap bubbles to the surface just before the shoot. This works for coffee and other drinks, to

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