Photoshop Happens

Has Photoshop gone too far? 
Right now the debate is red hot in the international media. Some even suggest a ban on Photoshop. On the other hand: retouching is as old as the history of photography. Or even painting – not all portraits are completely honest.

Debate on CNN
On CNN the model protest against the photoshop rendering. She cannot live up to the picture that the photoshop wizard conjures up.

Above: The discussion on CNN

Above: The Photoshop editing video

Above: The Photoshop Effect

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Per Thykjaer Jensen

I am a Senior Lecturer in front- and backend web programming at the Multimedia Design and Communication Programme at Business Academy Aaarhus.

I speak several languages: PHP, Python, MySQL, JavaScript, Nodejs, HTML, CSS, and … Danish.

Background: MA it, interaction and multimedia – MA Literature history – BA Art History.