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Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby ryanroberts1983 » Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:04 am

Is it real or is it fake? http://www.facebook.com/camrig to see the fully analyzed photos...
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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby pwnd550 » Sat Feb 04, 2012 2:40 am

That's fake, if you look close enough, you can see the blur effect on the whale from photoshop or other similar programs

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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby ryanroberts1983 » Sat Feb 04, 2012 2:51 am


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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby pwnd550 » Sat Feb 04, 2012 3:02 am

ryanroberts1983 wrote:Ahh so, the whale is ...


http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid= ... permPage=1


and the caption is also "took 10 minutes in photoshop"

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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby Vin Stefanelli » Sat Feb 04, 2012 5:05 am

yea and plus the kite is flying at a very unlikely angle

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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby FabsPH » Sat Feb 04, 2012 6:48 am

Looked at it so many times... not sure if fake or not, but if not, why is there only one pic? Where was it taken, and so on.
There should be like 100 photos. Show more of this session. If not, then it's a fake or same as a Bigfoot sighting.

If nothing else, a great way to get people talking (BS'ing) on the interweb

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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby Davesurf76 » Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:16 pm

Could well be a fake but it is a nice image.

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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby tautologies » Sat Feb 04, 2012 1:32 pm

The whale was processed with glass distortion. I would say a frosting glass distortion.
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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby HAMLINDP » Sat Feb 04, 2012 1:59 pm

REALLY?

You guys think that's a fake "whale"?

Dudes, it's supposed to be a gigantic Great White!!!

Look at it's teeth, man!

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Re: Kiter + Whale viral photo - Is it real or is it fake?

Postby KiteboardingTampaBay » Sat Feb 04, 2012 3:30 pm

Oh, it's real alright.....

This is from my vacation pics with an ex-girlfriend.

I don't appreciate you guys calling her a "whale" either. She's just big boned.

Please come back LuLu- I'm sorry and I miss you.

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