Oh, Photoshop, you blurred then cropped the line

I believe the photographer did not set out to deceive us or the public. The end result was more a product of miscommunication and a naive misunderstanding on the photographer’s part.

– Andy Howell, executive editor, Ogden Standard-Examiner

An important lesson in developing pro/am collaborations. We can’t assume reader/citizen contributors understand some basic journalism codes we take for granted everyone knows. http://www.standard.net/stories/2011/12/16/photoshopped-train-image-leaves-cautionary-tale-media

 

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