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Visual Content Verification Tools
How can you tell if an image or video has been manipulated or used out of context? These tools can help.
InVID Verification Plugin
A toolkit frequently used by journalists to analyze and fact-check videos shared on social media platforms such as YouTube and Facebook.
An app that performs reverse Google Image searches for photos on your mobile device. Available from the Mac App Store
and Google Play
A reverse image search engine that can help you determine whether a picture has been altered.
YouTube Data Viewer
Amnesty International's tool for extracting data from videos hosted on YouTube. Paste in a YouTube URL to find the video's exact upload time, plus thumbnail images for reverse image searching.
How to Do a Reverse Image Search From Your Phone
How to Use Reverse Image Search to Verify Stories on Your Phone
How to Use Your Phone to Find Out Where a Photo or Video Was Taken
Photo Fact-Checking in the Digital Age
News Literacy Project
Test Your Image Verification Skills!