Photoshopped or Not? What Do You Think of This Photo of Mar Roxas?

Making rounds on social media is a photo of what looks like a campaign sortie of presidential candidate Mar Roxas.

It looks like a simple campaign photo with Roxas’ supporters attending the the sortie. However, what’s making this photo go viral is the comments of most netizens, saying that it looks “photoshopped.”

Take a look.

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Photo from: Mar Roxas’ Facebook Page

The said photo was posted last March 22. It has around 3.8K reactions and over 1.8K comments.

One of our readers sent a eyeball comparison of the photo, pointing out certain discrepancies.

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One commented why he thinks the photo was edited because of “unrealistic and inconsistent lighting, mismatched pixels and detail sharpness.”

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Another also said it’s edited due to the resolution of the photo, sharpness of some faces, and contrast yet it’s just a photo so “okay lang yan.”

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One netizen suggested a simple way to see if it’s edited is to draw a horizontal line and compare heads. “Some groups have bigger heads, some have tiny baby heads.”

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One netizen implied that what the photo shows is possible, saying that Roxas’ sorties are really packed with people, called out to stop “misinforming others.”

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How about you? Do you think it’s a legit photo of the sortie or was it edited?






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