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15:54 Apr 4, 2011
English to Serbian translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Journalism
Additional field(s): Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts)
English term or phrase: fauxtography
Definition from Wordnik:
(Internet) Misleading presentation of images for propagandistic or otherwise ulterior purposes, involving staging, deceptive modification, and/or the addition or omission of significant context.

Example sentence(s):
  • Snapped Shot speculates that the evidence suggests Shana may have been killed instead by recoil from an anti-tank weapon – ie, a friendly fire killing by Hamas -- and the car was set on fire to destroy the evidence of what had really happened. Is this yet another full-blown media 'fauxtography' scandal -- with Reuters once again in the manipulated frame? Spectator.co.uk
  • Times Public Editor Calame ignores the impact of "fauxtography," including this Times photo of a dead man, later seen walking around Blog camera
  • 10 examples of Fauxtography that you should examine so that you realise that pictures do lie. Not a sheep
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5fotomontaža
Dragana Samardžijević


  

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fotomontaža


Definition from Vukajlija:
Fotomontaža je tehnika lažiranja nečijih izgleda ili situacija koja se radi pomoću autocenzura reklamnopropagandnog materijala. Primenjuje se sa namerom kompromitovanja nekih osoba na najlakši način ili ulepšavanja pojedinaca zarad visokog kotiranja u društvenim mrežama.

Example sentence(s):
  • Fotografija ubijenog Bin Ladena lažna, čista fotomontaža. - glavonja  
  • Fotomontaža je zapravo tehnika kombinacije više fotografija kako bi se na kraju dobila jedinstvena slika to jest fotografija koja u većini slučajeva nema veze sa stvarnosti. - didirnime.com  
  • Kako saznajemo, Seka je navodno tužila spomenuti magazin jer se naime radi o fotomontaži koju su joj podmetnuli. - bobo123  

Explanation:
Fotomontaža je tehnika kombinovanja više fotografija kako bi se dobila jedinstvena slika, kao i naziv za tako dobijenu sliku.
http://sr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fotomontaža
Dragana Samardžijević
Local time: 02:18
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian, Native in Serbo-CroatSerbo-Croat
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