Category Archives: Intro to Media Arts

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Pocket Camera Project

For a project in my Intro to Media Arts class, I was assigned to capture two digital images that are connected thematically in at least one way (color, contrast, lines, shapes, etc.) using my cell phone camera or the smallest, … Continue reading

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Effective Use of Color

For an assignment in my Intro to Media Arts class, I was asked to search for two design examples (one web design & one print advertisement) where color is used as a primary component. For the web design, I chose … Continue reading

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Finding the Grid

Grid Structures For my Intro to Media Arts class, I was assigned to find 4 examples of grid design in layouts. The examples were 1 web design, 1 newspaper page, 1 print publication, and 1 broken grid design (a design … Continue reading

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Advertisment Layout Analysis

Design elements and principles Ad 1 – Ben & Jerry’s Frozen Yogurt Focal Point The principle of emphasis, or focal point, which had caught my eye, was the scene taking place within the ad.  They placed several miniature objects together … Continue reading

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Professional Blog Search

I came across “The Still Image with Crash Taylor” site and was immediately captivated by some of the photography spread throughout.  Like its introduction says: “A site created by Crash Taylor to inspire, motivate, educate and encourage your creative image-making … Continue reading

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