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Errol Morris identifies the first fake photograph, titled “The Valley of the Shadow of Death” and taken by photographer Roger Fenton in 1855. For more on the history of photographic tampering, see Morris’s excellent Believing Is Seeing (Observations on the Mysteries of Photography).
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Errol Morris identifies the first fake photograph, titled “The Valley of the Shadow of Death” and taken by photographer Roger Fenton in 1855. For more on the history of photographic tampering, see Morris’s excellent Believing Is Seeing (Observations on the Mysteries of Photography).

Hear the story on Radiolab: 

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