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Oct 09

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Oct 09

In class, we watched a clip from the movie chicken run and then were asked to analyse it. We also watched a clip from Downton abbey. Both these clips used framing, angles and many more different camera angles to communicate meaning. Chicken run After watching the clip of chicken run and taking notes we were […]

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Oct 09

After we had finished the photoshoot we then were asked to get the 9 favourite photos we took and say a connotation, denotation and the camera technical term.       The connotation is what you can suggest from the image. for example, if it’s a dark image you can imply it suggests sadness. .The […]

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Sep 30

In lesson we learn all the different components in a magazine. We were shown an already analyzed magazine front cover and then were put to the task of analysing our own random magazine in pairs. We got a rock posters and analyzed all the different components. All components are very important on a poster. Mast […]

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Sep 27

In our media lesson we were informed that we were going to be making our own tour posters HOWEVER we weren’t allowed to choose the genre of what our magazine would be. Therefore my group and I picked out Pop music. After getting Pop music out of the hat we were set a task in […]

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Sep 27

To help us analyse semiotics of prints we looked at many techniques in class. We managed to look at some posters and analyse them with the new techniques we learnt. The technique we focused on was ‘mise en scene’ . Mise en scene is made up of 6 components and we use the word ‘clamps’ […]

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Sep 27

In lesson we had a Camera technician come in and show us all the different ways you can  use your camera to take a variety of photos. These include: Aperture-how big the hole is The bigger the hole the more light The smaller the hole the less light Shutter speed- how quick the shutter closes […]

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Sep 26

  This slide represents everything i watch/listen to. i consume these types of medias everyday.  These media vary from print  media, broadcast media and the internet. These types of media keep me entertained and also help me with school work etc.  I mainly prosume these medias as to pass time, get my mind off of […]

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Sep 13

Media ecology is the study of media, technology, and communication and how they affect human environments. it very important for when we design our magazines as everything links and works together in order to function. In our media lesson we made a Lego sculpture of how everything depends on everything else. We had a man […]

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Sep 13

Media studies… I’m hoping to learn all about making advertisement posters and videos such as the music videos. I’d say I’m already aware with the social medias and am looking forward to discovering all the different types of media. I have a broad understanding in Photoshop. I’d like to say I’m fairly skilled with most […]

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