Ryan Ashmore L6 Final Major Project – Paranormal

Unidentified Images

How to photograph the paranormal

In the age of computers, social media and lightning fast thinking unexplained imagery and videos are spread rapidly without a second thought. The nature of storytelling turns little rumours into grand ghost stories except now they’re digital. Progress in technology has made image manipulation and fakery easy and efficient; whether its ghosts, spirits, aliens or monsters. However to the uninitiated doctored images that claim to be evidence of the paranormal, supernatural and anomalous are often too hard to discern legitimacy when created by skilled individuals.