Vanity Fair Magazine’s Epic Photoshop Fails Draws Funny Reactions
The Vanity Fair magazine is known for its class. The magazine has been flawless in what it showcases. But, a recent photoshoot has earned it a bad name for Photoshop fails. Maybe they need to learn a few more photoshop tips and tricks to avoid these in the future. The magazine had all the things covered when they decided to do a photoshoot with legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz and 12 biggest names in the Hollywood. The Hollywood stars included in the photograph were Tom Hanks, Nicole Kidman, Robert De Niro, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon.
1On the Vanity Fair’s cover photo, Reese Witherspoon was seen with three legs
It was the shoot for the cover and with all these big names in the list, it was expected to become a big hit. All the stars in the photo are also looking great. But, there is one catch which turns out to be a disaster. While Witherspoon was seen cuddling Oprah Winfrey affectionately, it was also seen in the photo that Witherspoon had in fact three legs.
2The Photoshop fail drew a lot of funny reactions on the internet
That Photoshop fail actually drew a lot of funny reactions on the internet. Apparently, it looked like she is auditioning for a role in upcoming alien movie. Some said that perhaps having three legs will bring more stability. Witherspoon, however, was not unfazed by all those sarcastic comments.
3Witherspoon reacts on Twitter
Witherspoon wrote on Twitter, “Well…I guess everybody knows now…I have 3 legs. I hope you can still accept me for who I am (and I will never apologize for snuggling @Oprah .. if you get the opportunity, I highly recommend it ;)”
4Vanity Fair magazine shrugged off the entire matter and claimed innocence
However, Vanity Fair magazine shrugged off the entire matter and claimed innocence with a tweet. They wrote, “While we would have loved the exclusive on @RWitherspoon’s three legs, unfortunately it’s just the lining of her dress.
5Oprah was also seen with three hands
Though, they made it confusing and it was difficult to make out that whether that was a Photoshop fail or the result of lighting and dress color. But, the case of Photoshop fails was strengthen with the fact that Oprah was also seen with three hands in the picture.
6Oprah responded humorously to the three hands in the picture
Oprah has one hand on her hip and one on the lap whereas there is another hand which is seen placed on the Reese Witherspoon’s waist. More than one instance of Photoshop fails in a single picture caused a lot of uproar. However, Oprah also responded lightly to the three hands in the picture. She wrote, “I accept your 3rd leg. As I know you accept my 3rd hand.”
7The whole episode brought a lot of publicity to the magazine
As the whole episode of Photoshop fails brought some embarrassment to the Vanity Fair magazine, but at the same time, it also brought some great publicity for the magazine. The erroneous cover photo became viral on the internet. And, people were having all kinds of reactions on the cover photo of Vanity Fair magazine.
8Internet reacts hilariously to the Photoshop fails
Space Wifey wrote, “im tryna figure how many legs reese witherspoon’s got in here, it’s been bothering me for the last five minutes. Zoe wrote, “How does Reese Witherspoon get so much done all at once??? She produces and stars in movies and tv shows, owns a fashion line, and helps organize the Time’s Up movement all at the same time??? Well, it’s probably because she has three legs.”
9Witherspoon also responded with a humor in her tweet
Silvia wrote, “She took a leg from zendaya. Where does her leg go?” Witherspoon responded with humor to all these tweets. She wrote, “Well…I guess everybody knows now…I have 3 legs. I hope you can still accept me for who I am (and I will never apologize for snuggling @Oprah .. if you get the opportunity, I highly recommend it ;)”
10Oprah’s three hands also drew hilarious reactions from the people
While many reacted sharply to Witherspoon’s three legs, people were also quick to spot three hands of Oprah Winfrey in the same picture. Kaitlin Hatton wrote, “Forgot Reese Witherspoon having 3 legs in Vanity Fair’s photo, Oprah has 3 hands in another (She’s holding Reese).”
11Internet was abuzz with funny reactions
Terence Coughlin wrote, “YOU get a hand! And YOU get a hand!! And YOU get a hand!!!” One user wrote, “while everyone is distracted arguing over whether reese has three legs or not in that other shot (she doesn’t), oprah is over here havin three hands and loving it.”
12People were quick to blast the Photoshop fails
Scott M. Fulton wrote, “This is as bizarrely slipshod a Photoshop job as I have ever seen. How many pairs of editors’eyes failed to notice this? You think, ‘OK, that’s the leg of the chair,’ but no, it’s tucked in @RWitherspoon’s dress. (Poor @Oprah, will she ever get onto a _well_- Photoshopped cover?)
13There were sarcastic tweets as well
Christine Jackson wrote, “If you’re struggling at work today, just remember that you aren’t the person who let photos of Reese Witherspoon with three legs AND Oprah with three hands go to print.”