I normally dont discuss political topics on this blog, but this particularly struck me as an example of one of my favorite themes: the importance of ‘peeling the onion’.
At first glance, it’s just a picture of smoke from damaged buildings from the conflict in the Mideast. At second glance, it’s a fine example of how not to embellish news photos.
Photo at http://imagesocket.com/view/reuters_fakee3e.png
(original photo was pulled.)
If you cant figure out whats wrong, see
Update: Reuters fired the photographer involved.