'Street Eraser' Brings Photoshop Delete Tool To The Real World

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Tech

The thing about the modern world is so much of it is an illusion. Not just advertising, but the very streets we live on are constructed, painted, remo...

This Reverse Photoshop Proves You Can't Believe Anything

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Tech

There's a lot of hoo-ha around the ethics of photoshopping, particularly in the world of fashion and beauty. Does it encourage unrealistic expectat...

Ear Today, Gone Tomorrow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK

It was ear before, but now it's disappeared. That was the view of Associated Press re-touching experts when they looked closer at seven archive photog...

WATCH: Photoshopping: You Won't Recognise This Girl By The End

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Lights, camera, Photoshop seems to be the running order in this music video. Accompanying a song by Hungarian musician Boggie, it highlights the i...

These Amazing Viral Photos Are Actually FAKE

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Sorry to break this to you, but virtually every viral photo you love is totally fake. At the very least it's manipulated, cropped, mislabelled and mis...

The Botox and Barbie Collision

The Mac Twins | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Mac Twins

Society, I'm only just enjoying the fact I now have cheekbones and my cheek fat has gone down from hamster to gerbil...please stop pressuring me into pumping and plumping them up again! My bank statement shows I'm still youthful and reckless enough!

Kim Kardashian Perpetuates the Beauty Myth

Sheila Hageman | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sheila Hageman

Kim Kardashian has never been known for being modest. Before her pregnancy, the reality television star loved to flaunt her curves, not to mention that she began her career in a porn film (not that there's anything wrong with that).

WATCH: You Won't Believe What These Celebrities Looked Like Before And After Photoshop

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hands up if you're sick to the back teeth of being force fed photoshopped images of (mostly female) celebrities and models. Guess what? You're not ...

WATCH: Photoshop Transforms Model Into Santa Claus

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Tech

Kudos Victors & Spoils, this is bloody fantastic. Remember the Gif that did the rounds not long ago showing the shocking extremes to which phot...

Jennifer Lawrence Photoshop GIF Reignites The Debate Around Body Image

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar winner and all-round good egg, has hit headlines after a GIF of a magazine cover shot in 2011 depicting the completely unnece...

77 Reasons To Get Better At Photoshop

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Tech

We get it, Photoshop is hard. It hasn't had a significant user interface upgrade in more than a decade, there are buttons everywhere, and even loading...

Woman Makes Fun Of Unrealistic Beauty Ads With Her Own Tip To Looking Flawless

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

It's a big one, the gulf between the reality of what a model looks like and the almost superhuman, heavily airbrushed picture that appears on beauty a...

'Not Just Making Girls Skinny, We Often Make Them Bigger!' - In Conversation With a High End Celebrity Retoucher

Hannah Gal | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Gal

"I wish retouching wasn't getting such a bad rap by people thinking we are making girls skinny" says high end retoucher Carrie Beene, "that is the very least of what we do, in fact we often make them bigger!"

The Art of Digital Surgery: In Conversation With High End Retoucher Pratik Naik

Hannah Gal | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Gal

As the controversy surrounding Kate Winslet's 'unrealistic' Vogue cover rages on, I meet with a world renowned high end retoucher, Pratik Naik (Vogue, Marie Claire, Elle, FHM, Cosmopolitan and The Observer) to discuss aesthetics, ethics and the more technical aspects of beautifying subjects on commission.

China Vs North Korea: Who Is Crappest At Photoshop?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK

China appears to competing with North Korea in the crap Photoshop stakes, if this official snap is anything to go by. Featuring four officials loo...

Jaw-Dropping Time-Lapse Video Reveals The True Face Of Photoshop

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Magazines do a lot to try and raise our self-esteem with '10 ways to love yourself' features, only to batter us with a tsunami of images that have bee...

LOOK: Make-Up Artist Reveals Jaw-Dropping Before And After Photos

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

There's a truth that those of us who've worked in the magazine industry know, and that is, quite often, models are fairly ordinary-looking creatures w...

Warning! This Model May Contain Wrinkles Or Cellulite

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Every day women are faced with images that do wonders for the old self-esteem. It's not enough that the supermodels of this world have legs three ...

North Korea Is Still Crap At Photoshop (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

North Korea has chalked up what appears to be yet another spectacular Photoshop fail. A snap, released by Pyongyang’s official news agency KCNA ...

The Making of a Web Design Revolution: In Conversation With Webydo CEO Shmulik Grizim

Hannah Gal | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Tech
Hannah Gal

The idea was simple; free website creation from web code and liberate designers from their dependency on developers. The result is Webydo, a revolutionary web design software that with stunning freshness.

Hollyoaks' Jennifer Metcalfe Shows What A Real, Unretouched Woman Looks Like

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Jennifer Metcalfe's unretouched pictures are a far cry from the bad old days when leaked 'real' pictures of a celebrity's photoshoot showed exactly wh...

What Photoshop Would Look Like In Real Life

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

We're not big fans of photoshop here on HuffPost UK Lifestyle, especially when it's used to distort body image and sends a bad message (we say, waggli...

Beyoncé Photoshopped Cavalli Pics Prompts Outrage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Beyoncé is famous for keeping tight control over photos of herself, so we're wondering whether the singer has clapped eyes on a super-stretched image...

WATCH: Bus Stop Photoshop Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Comedy

Imagine the scene. You're waiting at a bus stop (in Stockholm - bear with us). You're idly looking around, when suddenly you notice that the poster ad...

PICS: Smartphones Replaced With Sandwiches

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK Comedy

A tip of the hat to Redditor lederhosenbitches - whose name is only surpassed by his/her Photoshopped pictures, in which phones are replaced by sandwi...