Forgery will never die. In many ways the internet and the spread of easy-to-use technology have made doctoring information incredibly easy. It’s not hard to become a relative expert on Photoshop with the help of just a few YouTube tutorials. There’s a good reason that these ‘shopped’ photos went viral – they’re incredible, almost ‘unbelievable’! If you didn’t believe them, you were smarter than most! These are the viral fake photos that tricked and trolled the world, faux-blowing millions of minds.
1. No list of best pranks of all time would be complete without including the first true Internet hoax. In 2001, this photo appeared on the internet. Masses of people were captivated by the unusual footage, and National’s Geographic actually called this the “Photo of the Year”