Film Momento non linier narrative – cut up all put into one timeline and you have to piece it all together Using the film for inspiration looking at the basic rules and how can they be questioned, altered and changed but also have an interesting outcome when it is applied to photography Time when we … More Revisiting the timeline: the non-narrative structure of non-Hollywood life.
We have been told to think about what we might do our essay on for this term in our practice in context module. Over the weeks I have been adding to my timeline and it was actually last week that the idea came to me about what I might focus it on. Lucy who is … More Planning thoughts for my essay
signs, symbols and signification just one way we can analyse things we are interested in. Other tools previously – psychoanalysis – but not emotional images are not just there – there is a meaning to the work meanings are historically and culturally determined Semiotics – study of signs Sign 0 <—–> 0 … More Semiotics
Ways of seeing Outdates? – made in the 1970s however what is being said is rather forward thinking. its interesting his comments about what he said about The narrative of images Benetton adverts are renowned for being controversial Here is an example of one of their adverts below: It is controversial due to the fact that it … More Practice in Context week three
This is my initial timeline so far for the essay we have to do. I want to take a social photojournalism stance on it as well.
Practice in Context Periphery Vision – selects images -> it selects colors -> it then selects other things and goes deeper into it Everyone is a photographer – craft vs technology 40,000,000,000 photographs shared on Instagram 95 million to Instagram a day photography is becoming too much of a meaningless commodity it’s about the process … More Practice in Context 18/01/2017
Our first class was establishing the importance of knowing the context of photography, the theory and understanding the influences for/of photographs. Beginning with a starter exercise: Tinder Exercise – understanding what you do and don’t like. Importantly what you don’t like because too often you write off things that you don’t like and you don’t understand … More Context in Practice