Photoshopping “Diversity”

In 2001, the University of Wisconsin-Madison published the admissions brochure above. All seems right, doesn’t it? The photograph shows students having fun at what appears to be a Badgers football game. As it turns out, one of the students wasn’t even there. Diallo Shabazz, the only African-American student visible in the photo, hadn’t attended the… Read More

WAS IT INSPIRED? OR A RIP-OFF?

Chrysler aired the TV commercial above, featuring Eminem, during the 2011 Super Bowl. It went on to win numerous awards. The online spot below was done by Audi in May 2011. When it comes to art and to advertising, creative people are always being influenced by other creative people. But when does influencing stop and… Read More