Media Forensics Repository

The posts presented below are real world examples of visual misinformation/disinformation shared online in the past.


Doctored photo of Lebanon air strike

August 2006: This photograph by Adnan Hajj, a Lebanese photographer, showed thick black smoke risin…see more

Fake Osama bin Laden death photo

In the immediate aftermath of the death of Osama bin Laden on May 1, several fake photos of his bod…see more

Image forensics

A list of different image forensics techniques

Visual content verification tools

A list of frequently used visual user generated content verification tools

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