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  1. photo manipulation

    Photograph manipulation involves the transformation or alteration of a photograph. Some photograph manipulations are considered to be skillful artwork, while others are considered to be unethical practices, especially when used to deceive. Photographs may be manipulated for political propaganda, to improve the appearance of a subject, for entertainment, or as humor. Depending on the application and intent, some photograph manipulations are considered an art form because they involve creation of unique images and in some instances, signature expressions of art by photographic artists. For example, Ansel Adams used darkroom exposure techniques, burning (darkening) and dodging (lightening) a photograph. Other techniques include retouching using ink or paint, airbrushing, double exposure, piecing photos or negatives together in the darkroom, and scratching instant films. Software tools applied to digital images range from professional applications to basic imaging software for casual users. Photoshopping is a verb for photograph manipulation as a genericized trademark of Adobe Photoshop.


  1. Photo manipulation

    Photo manipulation is the application of image editing techniques to photographs in order to create an illusion or deception after the original photographing took place.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of photo manipulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of photo manipulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • Foto-ManipulationGerman
  • χειραγώγηση φωτογραφίαςGreek
  • دستکاری عکسPersian
  • photo manipulationLatin
  • fotomanipulatieDutch
  • புகைப்பட கையாளுதல்Tamil
  • ఫోటో మానిప్యులేషన్Telugu
  • fotoğraf hilesiTurkish

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