If I have learned anything about writing from my digital communications class, it has been that more is less. The internet really isn’t for extensive reading. It’s main purpose is to provide the most amount of information in the shortest amount of … Continue reading
If you can tell it was edited, you probably did it wrong. This sounds a bit harsh, I know, but it’s what Louis Malle, a Cannes Film Festival Award Winner, claims to be one of the most important parts of … Continue reading
The photographer has the power when it comes to deciding on the main direction of the photograph. Making the decision to take a picture horizontal, vertical, or asymmetrical can completely change the meaning and feel of a photograph.
Okay so here is another one of the projects that we have been working on in my Digital Communications class. My slideshow that focuses on the same topic as my Infographic, that different colors are used in different logos to … Continue reading
I used to think that this was just something we all told each other in high school when our Art teacher didn’t like our project. As it turns out, it’s actually somewhat true. Sturken and Cartwright discuss this, the idea … Continue reading
Images are everywhere around us. Magazines, newspapers, books, in our houses, on out televisions, and many more places. When we see an image, we see much more than what is actually presented in front of us. The an image is presented has … Continue reading
One of the projects that we have worked on so far during this semester is an infographic. I chose to create mine based on the topic that I (finally) chose which is how businesses brand themselves with certain colors to … Continue reading
Composing a message is hard work. There are countless incidents of situations where a message has been misunderstood or has given off a completely incorrect meaning.
It’s all about design. Literally. This whole book is all about design. I don’t mind it. But it’s definitely a lot. Chapter 5 focused on grids which I think are fairly self explanatory. Grids can be used to organize material … Continue reading
I’ve always loved creating layouts and designs. Where it’s figuring out a new way to arrange the furniture in my room, how to make a number of picture frames fit on the wall together, or designing pages of my high … Continue reading