Cosplay Photoshopping Makes Me Sad

We feature a lot of cosplay on this site, and I believe even this exact picture once or twice, so it sort of makes me sad to discover it’s a fake.

Well, in a sense. The boobs remain the same before the retouching (shocking) but everything from arm pudge to laugh lines have been altered for the final version of the picture we’ve all seen.

I understand certain filters to make pictures lighter or more crisp or what not, but this was a very pretty girl before all the alterations. Did we really need to shave inches off her arm to appreciate this awesome Rikku costume more? I don’t think so.


  1. Luke January 5, 2012
  2. tuffy January 5, 2012
  3. T.J. January 5, 2012
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  5. Bad Acid January 5, 2012
  6. Bernie January 5, 2012
  7. SWa January 6, 2012
  8. Mark January 6, 2012
  9. H January 6, 2012
  10. anon January 6, 2012
  11. Ethan January 6, 2012
  12. Mandy January 6, 2012
  13. Randal January 6, 2012
  14. EG January 6, 2012
  15. ZK January 6, 2012
  16. Yume January 6, 2012
  17. Justin January 6, 2012
  18. Kat January 6, 2012
  19. Sebbo1298 January 6, 2012
  20. Mark January 6, 2012
  21. Nanethiel January 6, 2012
  22. KayKay January 6, 2012
  23. Rodner January 7, 2012
  24. sage January 8, 2012
  25. Jeff January 9, 2012
  26. tugbote January 9, 2012
  27. Blind January 10, 2012
  28. Reiko Haru June 20, 2012
  29. Erica0ane August 22, 2013
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