Companies frequently use stock photos — large libraries of generic images that cost less than commissioning a shoot from scratch — in their ads. The bloggers at Hairpin noticed that in these stock libraries women don’t seem to use bottled water the way the rest of us do. You can draw your own conclusions about why this is.
If you liked this item, you’ll enjoy “Women laughing alone with salad,” which says something equally bizarre about how professional photographers view women’s dietary choices.
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