Feb 192014
 

Associated Press deletes photographs of ex-president after determining they were doctored by Cuban official picture agency

An Associated Press composite showing the two versions of Fidel Castro's ear.

An Associated Press composite showing the two versions of Fidel Castro’s ear. Photograph: Alex Castro/AP

The Associated Press news agency has removed seven recent Cuban government handout photographs of Fidel Castro from its archives and launched an investigation of 150 more pictures after finding the latest batch had been digitially altered to hide a hearing aid worn by the ailing former president.

Read more:
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/11/ear-one-minute-gone-the-next-fidel-castros-hearing-aid-photoshopped-out

– Thanks to the Guardian