Weather Alerts

FAKE PHOTOS: Photoshopped Pictures Popping Up

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

With Hurricane Sandy looming over the Northeastern United States, photos of ominous clouds and destruction are already popping up on Social Media.  But don’t click the “share” button just yet.  Those photos might not be authentic. 

Take this photo of the Statue of Liberty…

It’s actually a shot from the 2004 film, The Day After Tomorrow.

This photo of Tomb of the Unknown Soldier…

It was actually taken in September.

For more fake hurricane photos, click here.