Artist's Controversial Photos Show Real McCain: Warmonger, Lecher

Election '08
Jill Greenberg, a Los Angeles studio photographer known for her slick monkeys and bears, got a chance to shoot John McCain for the Jeffrey Goldberg Atlantic Cover (pictured on the right).

Following the cover shoot, Ms. Greenberg decided to take a few shots for herself. McCain’s handlers were not savvy enough to realize that you should never allow your candidate to be shot and lit from below; it distorts the face kind of like a horror movie monster.

As you can see in the photo:

Ms. Greenberg had some more fun in post production, doctoring McCain to create some pretty unflattering images (catch them after the flip):

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