News & Media Literacy
NEWS & MEDIA LITERACY
Recognize that photos and videos can be altered digitally.
Identify different reasons why someone might alter a photo or video.
Analyze altered photos and videos to try to determine why.
Why do people alter digital photos and videos?
Do you think the lemon in this photo is real or fake?
To change the way something looks, sometimes using a computer or other digital tools.
To cause someone to believe something.
Watch the videos below:
How were these videos altered?
Why do you think Zach King created these videos?
Things to think about:
What do you think about altering photos?
Is it OK to do?
Does it depend on the type of alteration? How so?