The development of technology has been effective in the understanding of modern art as well as in all areas of our lives. The artists included the light of this development to their sources of inspiration when they revealed their visual arts. The digital era began in cameras and the art of photography broke with traditionalism and kept up with the digital age towards the end of the 19th century. In these years where everything was digitalized, the artists supported their expression styles with various image processing programs. Therefore, the photographs that reflect the existing in a realistic way, have been manipulated with the support of the graphic design art and digital image processing programs and gained a surrealist appearance. In this research, literature, catalogs and books were used and appropriate texts and sample pictures were determined. The aim of the study is to examine the place photography art has reached in line with the touches of digital art understanding and graphic design. In this respect, the method of creativity and technique of photo manipulation were emphasized. The works of the artists were found important in terms of contributing to the historical literature of graphic design and photography.
Graphic Design, Photographic Art, Photo Manipulation