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Hitler_manipulated.jpg
A group of people pose with Adolf Hitler in Leni Riefenstahl's property. The original photograph shows Joseph Goebbels standing at Hitler's left.

Hitler_original.jpg
A group of people pose with Adolf Hitler in Leni Riefenstahl's property. Joseph Goebbels was removed from the picture in a later printing.

poultry.jpg
A satirical postcard in which the titular poultry, loaded in the picture's wagon, are scaled up to larger than human-size.

stalin2-quality.jpg
Joseph Stalin and associates pose for a photograph by the water. Looking at the painted water in the canal, the water has been retouched; in fact, an entire person has been removed from the original image: Nicholay Yezhov, head of the People's…

stalin1-quality.jpg
Joseph Stalin and associates pose for a photograph by the water. The man to Stalin's left, head of the People's Commissariat for Internal Affairs Nikolay Yezhov, later fell out of favor with Stalin and was executed. After Yezhov's death, Yezhov was…

sherman2-quality2.jpg
This photograph of William T. Sherman, surrounded by generals, was later composited with a photograph of one other general to make a complete image. The final general had arrived too late to be photographed with the group.

sherman1-quality.jpg
General William T. Sherman poses with his staff. One of the men, seated on the far right, did not arrive in time for the portrait. Brady photographed him later that day and composited the negatives to form one image.

penn-machinery2-quality.jpg
In his photo editing manual, "Short Cuts to Photo-Retouching for Commercial Use", Raymond Wardell used this photograph of an H.O. Penn Machinery Co. building to illustrate a case study for cleaning up an image. In this image, the "corrected" image,…
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