NRA photoshop: Diverse gun rights crowd looks a lot like Getty stock photo.

NRA Picture of Diverse Gun Rights Rally Appears to Be Photoshopped From Stock Image

NRA Picture of Diverse Gun Rights Rally Appears to Be Photoshopped From Stock Image

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Jan. 14 2015 2:16 PM

NRA Picture of Diverse Gun Rights Rally Appears to Be Photoshopped From Stock Image

Hmm. Here's the image on a National Rifle Association page about gun rights legislation passing in several state legislatures across the country.

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NRA

(The same photo appears on at least one other NRA page as well.)

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Here’s a stock image of a campaign rally from the Getty photo service.

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Digital Vision/Getty

In 2014 a manipulated image in a NRA television ad was used to suggest that Iowa Senate candidate Bruce Braley had lied about not having met former New York City Mayor and well-known gun control advocate Michael Bloomberg.

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Screen shot via Factcheck.org

The two men had attended the same large event (which was not gun-control-related) but did not share a stage, and there’s no evidence they came in contact with each other.

Related: Since-ousted Republican Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett was caught Photoshopping an elderly black woman into a picture on his 2014 campaign website.