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    Real or photoshopped?

    yikes

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    Well, I just moved the image into GIMP and checked the edges, etc at max zoom in and I sure don't see any indications of feathering or partial pixels. If it's shopped, it was done by a real master. No variances in lighting either.
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    Senior Member ravenmore's Avatar
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    yeah - the atmospheric haze/distortion between the people and the shark looked about right to me also.

    Again

    Yikes
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    Its at the Aquarium of the Pacific.
    Theres this hugeass aquarium with a customizable background lcd screen.

    I win.

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    Last edited by Taerom; 05-02-08 at 06:46 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ravenmore View Post
    yikes


    Good lord, where did you dredge this up from? I saw this at least 5 years ago and Snopes has it as a hoax from forever. Gullible.

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    Cool picture though.

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    Much like this one.



    Although this is real it is a dolphin, not a shark.

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    Yeah I found the snopes on that too, but enroute to finding that, I found some gorgeous (real) pics of people swimming with a whale shark by a bad ass photographer by the name of Justin Lewis. Here's the page with the shark pics:

    http://hollybecksurfs.blogspot.com/2...ale-shark.html


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    Quote Originally Posted by mgbguy View Post
    Good lord, where did you dredge this up from? I saw this at least 5 years ago and Snopes has it as a hoax from forever. Gullible.
    someone sent it to me today and I hadn't seen it before. No biggie.
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    I caught a delicious human.

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    Fish are friends, not food.

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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    photoshopped.

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    FWIW, worth1000.com has some pretty amazing photoshop jobs like this. They have daily contests.

    http://www.worth1000.com/default.asp
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    This is another classic:


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    ^^^ yeah, but you know that one's fake in an instant. The one I posted is a pretty d@mn good job.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CdCf View Post
    This is another classic:



    damn u!!!!! i was gonna post that one


    guess I'll just post this one instead...pretty sure its fake too









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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by scottmorrison99 View Post
    Fish are friends, not food.
    You have delicious friends

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    Quote Originally Posted by iamlucky13 View Post
    FWIW, worth1000.com has some pretty amazing photoshop jobs like this. They have daily contests.

    http://www.worth1000.com/default.asp
    Great website. I found this on there.

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    He made a lot of money off that photo...

    Quote Originally Posted by mgbguy View Post
    Much like this one.



    Although this is real it is a dolphin, not a shark.

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