Reference List: Books: Moore, Batman: The Killing Joke, 1988, Titan Books Ltd 2008. Moore, Swamp Thing,Titan Books New Edition,1983. Moore, V for Vendetta, 1988-1989, Titan Books Ltd, 2009. Moore, Watchmen, 1986-1987, DC Comics, New Title ed, 2005. Millidge, Alan Moore:Storyteller, 2011, ILEX. Sabin, Roger, Going underground. Comics, Comix & Graphic Novels: A History Of Comic Art, … More Technology Context: Reference List.
As I have chosen the anonymous street photographer Johnny Stiletto as my photographer for my presentation, I felt that it would be useful for me to buy his book collection based on the pictures that he photographed during the 80’s and to then review the book as a whole, writing about it critically and stating … More Technology Context: Johnny Stiletto “Vintage 80’s: London Street Photography” Review.
As my presentation for this module is based on the artist Alan Moore, it has come to my attention that his early pieces of work while growing up in the 60’s were heavily influenced by Underground Comix, the often socially relevant self-published comic books which themes were seen as quite the taboo during this time … More Technology Context: Underground Comix Movement.
An essential aspect of my presentation if to show work from the artist and photographer that I have chosen. This usually can range from work that was never officially released (i.e. Alan Moore’s fanzines from his teenage years) or work that brought them in to mainstream success. For this post I will picking the images … More Technology Context: Images and Videos.
As I have picked my chosen decade of the 80’s for my Technology Context module, I feel that it is necessary to research the decade as a whole in order to understand what were my chosen artist (Alan Moore) and photographer’s (Johnny Stiletto) influences of their work during the time it was being produced. For this post, … More Technology Context: The 1980’s.
To go along with my ten minute video, we have been advised to devise a script to go along with the range of videos and images that consist of our artist and photographer. It is an essential part of the video as it keeps the viewer entertained while also allowing them to gather a range … More Technology Context: Audio Script.
As I am looking in to comic-book writer and artist Alan Moore, I felt that a obvious entry of source information would be the 2003 documentary The Mindscape of Alan Moore, which chronicles the artist’s life and work. Review: Alan Moore presents the plot of this documentary chronologically starting with his natural development as an … More Review:The Mindscape of Alan Moore
For this final week of my Graphics and Design tutorials consisted of looking in to digital preparation for printing. Even though with this tutorial we did not actually have a chance to print anything, we were told that it is important to prepare your images in a program such a Photoshop as it will produce … More Graphics & Design: Preparing for Print.
For this week, our graphics and design tutorial consisted of the nature and use of colour in design in photography. The idea behind this tutorial was to help us understand the importance of colour theory and how it is presented in photography, which is much like the nature it has in art. We looked in … More Graphics & Design: The nature and use of colour in design and photography
As part of my Graphics and Design module, we have been asked to put together a blog giving an initial overview of each tutorial session and to contain examples of what we have covered throughout each lecture using our photographs. The first of these tutorials was to cover initial exposure techniques, these included cropping, rotating … More Graphics & Design: Initial Exposure Techniques