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“I believe in faking”: The Dilemma of Photographic Realism at the Dawn of Photojournalism

Tucher, Andrea Jean

In the decades straddling the year 1900, a vigorous debate carried out in the trade and popular press over the propriety and consequences of manipulating and "faking" images helped to mark the boundaries of the emerging profession of photojournalism.

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Title
Photography and Culture
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1080/17514517.2017.1322397

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Journalism
Published Here
September 27, 2021

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First published in the journal Photography and Culture.