The internet is an amazing piece of technology. We have the ability to share more information than ever before. Unfortunately, we also have the ability to misinform and confuse people more than ever as well. Every time there's a major weather event, certain photos seem to appear and be credited as 'my friend from (insert town name here) took this picture while he was (insert activity here).'

It's truly amazing to see what mother nature can create, and just as amazing is how humanity finds ways to use it for their own purposes. Katrina and Isaac are just a few of the storms that have been hijacked by some of these photos. From, here are some of the most frequently used and abused weather photos that are attributed to other weather events. Enjoy!