Category Archives: Media and Culture

Image and Text

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Culture and Meaning

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Semiotics

Task: Select 4 photographs , decide what the author meant, what they mean to us and think about what they mean to other people. Bibliography: http://newlearningonline.com/literacies/chapter-7-literacies-as-multimodal-designs-for-meaning-2/saussure-on-signs/ http://www.emptykingdom.com/featured/julia-fullerton-batten/ http://www.thecoolist.com/teenage-stories-by-julia-fullerton-batten/ http://www.thecoolist.com/teenage-stories-by-julia-fullerton-batten/ http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/06/09/beautiful-black-and-white-photography/

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Collage’s and Montages

Task: Select a number of copyright free images or take some myself. Create a collage using digital. analogue techniques which explore one of the following theme’s. Ship wreck, aggression, slipping away, dream time or mechanical action. This is an example … Continue reading

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Visual language

Task: For this task we had to select 3 films of the same genre, 3 photographs of the same genre and 3 paintings of the same genre. After choosing we had to list elements that contributed/ defined the genre in … Continue reading

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Genre

What is genre? Genre is a system used to categorise film, books etc into specific groups e.g comedy, thriller. There are certain semiotics in films which help us to decide what genre it is. 1. Cinderella – ¬†Genre – Fairytale … Continue reading

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