BBC caught using fake image of turtle entangled in photoshopped plastic bag


By: - Climate DepotJanuary 19, 2023 7:53 AM

https://notalotofpeopleknowthat.wordpress.com/2023/01/18/bbc-caught-using-photoshopped-image/

By Paul Homewood

BBC have been up to their tricks again:

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http://web.archive.org/web/20230115004022/https://www.bbc.com/news/av/stories-64250382

Joe Public has caught the BBC out again.

He immediately recognised that this image included in a BBC report on Sunday was fake, and that they had been used it before.

The image had been photoshopped from the original below:

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https://www.jakubgojda.com/underwater?pgid=j9cyba45-f45e1931-3840-464c-b7e3-fb59cec9c4de

Following Joe’s complaint, the BBC have now replaced their fake image, and issued a correction:

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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/stories-64250382

But as usual, their readers have already gone away with the misleading picture, and are unlikely to see the apology.