One holiday snap has been manipulated thousands of times on thousands of computers. Gordon Comstock on how a woman on a beach in Bora Bora taught the world to tinker with pictures
The program that revolutionized photography all began with a rather innocent image. Read about a trip to Bora Bora and the beginning of Photoshop.
"It hardly looks like an image that shook the world. But this photograph, taken in 1987 by John Knoll, could be as central to the modern visual vernacular as Eadweard Muybridge’s shots of galloping horses or the first use of perspective."
Helen leave me alone.