The Internet Fights Back : Nikon Awards A Badly Photoshopped Photo

When marketing campaigns take a turn for the worse, you can ALWAYS put a spin on it! My hat off to you Nikon for taking our backlash with such grace 🙂 It turns out, you’ve managed to make a Nikon trolley bag go viral!

Taken from Nikon Singapore’s Facebook at www.facebook.com/nikonsingapore

Yu Wei chanced upon a set of ladders while on a photowalk with his friends in Chinatown, and thought the view above would make an interesting perspective. Little did he expect to catch an airplane in mid-air. We’ll try looking up too, Yu Wei; your shot has won you a Nikon trolley bag. Congratulations!


Photo Credit: Chay Yu Wei using the Nikon D90
Shutter Speed: 1/1600”
Aperture: F2.8

 

 

The issue?

Real photograph but a plane was poorly photoshopped in.

 

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How did the Internet reply?

Nothing short of spectacular! Here are some funny replies good guy Nikon had to endure!

 

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My response?

I accepted the photoshop challenge and did my own!

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image source for spaceman – click here

image source for death star in space – click here

 

 

 

Nikon’s response?

We will Nikon, we will keep our imagination alive!

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Winner of the Nikon trolley bag’s response?

At the end of the day, quite kesian. BUT hey, it triggered one heck of a response from the Internet 🙂

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