Obesity Ad Photoshops Girl to Make Her Look Overweight

Please note this post was not created by Jay Clapp Photography but by Chris Knight

First 5 is a government agency in California aimed at – among other things – curbing obesity in children. It’s a great cause, no doubt. They are, however, getting a little bit of backlash over a campaign that is currently featured on posters around California. The ad features an overweight, little girl drinking from a bag of sugar with the caption, “Sugary drinks like juice, sports drinks and soda can cause obesity. Choose milk and water instead.” But some people are a little upset over the fact that the girl in the image isn’t actually overweight – she’s been photoshopped. [more]

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Posted on June 7, 2013, in Photography News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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