This means that, in our digital age where nearly anyone with a powerful, low-cost image editing software can create and share fake images, many of us will fall for the fakes and believe them to be real. Will there come a time when photos and videos will not be enough to prove guilt or innocence in a courtroom?
What about photo contests? Who can forget the number of controversies when The World Press Photo Contest disqualified entrants for digitally manipulating their photo entries?
Could you spot a fake photo? Take the test. (True to the test results, I scored a 6 out of 10.)