Current Category: Crimes of Photoshop 

 

PHOTOS Did Beyonce Photoshop a thigh gap in her Instagram pictures?
PHOTOS Did Beyonce Photoshop a thigh gap in her Instagram pictures?

Say it ain’t so, Beyonce! The singer is accused of using Photoshop on two “candid” swimsuit pictures posted on Instagram. See the pictures in question and actual candid pictures in similar poses for comparison.


BEFORE & AFTER Nicki Minaj slams ESPN Magazine for retouching her photos
BEFORE & AFTER Nicki Minaj slams ESPN Magazine for retouching her photos

Nicki Minaj has a message for ESPN photo editors: Step away from the airbrush. The Music Issue cover girl publicly criticized the magazine for making her forehead “mysteriously grow in length.”


PHOTOS Lena Dunham’s Vogue images before and after retouching
PHOTOS Lena Dunham’s Vogue images before and after retouching

Not surprisingly, it seems that Vogue did what Vogue does best with the new photos of Lena Dunham: Photoshopped them like crazy. See the before and after pictures, which were obtained with the promise of a $10K reward.


PHOTO Rosie O’Donnell Photoshopped her own swimsuit picture to prove point
PHOTO Rosie O’Donnell Photoshopped her own swimsuit picture to prove point

Two Photoshopped pictures, two very different reactions. See why Rosie O’Donnell is being applauded for sharing a Photoshopped picture of herself while Miranda Kerr was harshly criticized.


PHOTOS Britney Spears shows off bikini body on Shape Magazine cover
PHOTOS Britney Spears shows off bikini body on Shape Magazine cover

Britney Spears will soon be heading to Las Vegas where she will star in her own headlining show, so it’s no surprise to see that she is getting into tip-top shape. The “Scream And Shout” singer is on next month’s issue of Shape Magazine and she’s looking better than ever. In the magazine, Britney is dishing on how she’s gotten her body back and her grueling Vegas line-up.


Airbrushing models to look curvier: good or bad?
Airbrushing models to look curvier: good or bad?

“Reverse photoshopping” involves digitally manipulating pictures to make models look fuller, curvier or more muscular — and magazine editors aren’t denying it. But, with some fashion models crying foul, it begs the question: Is reverse photoshopping good or bad?


Christina Aguilera slimmed down and anatomically incorrect in new perfume ad
Christina Aguilera slimmed down and anatomically incorrect in new perfume ad

Christina Aguilera burst on the scene as a tiny teen with a huge voice. Now, several hit albums, one marriage, and one reality show later, she’s much curvier — and she loves it. However, in the just-released add for her new perfume, Royal Desire, she’s looking like her old self — but with some seemingly anatomically incorrect body parts.


Skinny model Karlie Kloss’s rib cage was photoshopped to look less thin
Skinny model Karlie Kloss’s rib cage was photoshopped to look less thin

Fashion photoshop usually involves shaving down a model’s frame until her shape is unrecognizable as a human form, but in this case the model’s skinniness is what had to go. One thing’s for sure: no matter what you’re looking at in a magazine, it’s been altered.


Crimes of Photoshop: Victoria’s Secret photo of Laís Ribeiro
Crimes of Photoshop: Victoria’s Secret photo of Laís Ribeiro

Lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret is coming under fire for a photo they recently posted on their Facebook wall featuring model Laís Ribeiro striking a seemingly anatomically impossible pose wearing pink Body By Victoria bra and panties. The photo has received nearly 2,000 comments, most all of which either claiming the image was Photoshopped or expressing anger at Victoria’s Secret for using such an abnormally thin model. Keep reading to see side-by-side photos of Lais for comparison and decide for yourself if VS is guilty of PS BS!


Photoshop Adventures: Mariah Carey’s American Idol promo
Photoshop Adventures: Mariah Carey’s American Idol promo

Mariah Carey’s first promo photo for her $18 million American Idol season looks a little — photoshopped. There are definitely worse photoshops, but Mariah’s already got a nice body, no need to make her look like a cartoon. Here’s a side-by-side comparison of the real Mariah with the ‘shopped job. They chiseled at her waist […]


 

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