Advertising Age Article Abstract
Hey, Would You Want Your Back Fat on the Cover of Redbook?
Photoshopping May Offend Some Self-Righteous Bloggers, but Sometimes Retouching Is Necessary
OK, I'm going to 'fess up. While working as a magazine editor over the years, I have aided and abetted blatant magazine-image Photoshopping -- and now I've decided to humbly reflect on my complicity in glossy reality-distortion. But first I'll note that I've been inspired by the continuing kerfuffle surrounding Jezebel.com's publication of an unretouched photograph of the country singer Faith Hill for Redbook magazine's July cover. ...