Exercise 4.5

Exercise 4.5 BACK I finally settled on the words of Abraham Lincoln as he is a much quoted man and had much to say a lot of which was very wise. I sourced a set of quotes and broke it down to four main texts that in some way inspired an image in me the result of which...

[RESEARCH] David Favrod – Photoparley

[W] https://photoparley.wordpress.com/category/david-favrod/ David Favrod: [Q] This work represents my compulsion to build and shape my own memory. To reconstitute some facts I haven’t experienced myself, but have unconsciously influenced me while growing up. [Q] My...

Exercise 4.4

Exercise 4.4 BACK How Text can re appropriate an image I picked four images from the BBC news feed I read these were the orignial images The first image is a story about public sector workers having had a pay freeze it was titled “Five million public sector...

Exercise 4.3

Exercise 4.3 BACK The exercise called for a story board, Looking through my catalogue of pictures I came upon a set of images from the Loxwood Joust which gave me the idea of creating a story board for the joust and this is the result: The Loxwood Joust   While...

Research Point 1

Research Point 1 BACK “Rhetoric of the Image”  – An essay written by Roland Bathes, which attempts to decode the messages contained in images. He further looks at how text and images work together to transmit a message. His essay introduces the...

Exercise 4.2

Exercise 4.2 BACK I went out for the day with my notebook and my camera, it was really hard to photograph many of the ads as they were often on busy roads on billboards, so some I photographed and some I noted and looked up on their web sites when I got home, this...