As this week is the deadline for our magazine project, we have mostly been finishing off any sections of the magazine that still had not been attended to. This mostly consisted tending to last minute details in our own individual sections; although the main focus was the front cover as we had pinpointed the direction … More Group Project: Week Twelve and Final Layout Design.
With the deadline date fast approaching, I also started a mock up of the layout for my section of the magazine using InDesign. At first I found it really hard to visualize my article in the Empire magazine Avatar feature layout that I had initially chosen for inspiration for the Revival article. This was mostly because … More Group Project: Layout Design.
With only a week to go before our magazine hand in date, our group has mostly been focusing on finishing off articles/photography for their chosen sections and putting together the layout for our magazine. After editing my photography in Photoshop, I have chosen the images that I want to include within my feature. Also during … More Group Project: Week Eleven
Much like last week, the main focus on this week was to concentrate on our own individual articles and sections. Due to this, my main objective for this week was to obtain pictures of the Hyde Park Picture House for my Vintage Cinema feature. After a lot of thinking, I decided that my initial idea … More Group Project: Week Ten.
Over the past few weeks during the Easter holidays, I have been gathering as much information as possible for my chosen articles. As posted perviously, I have now only one more article left to write as I have completed both the Spotlight Cinema and Revival of the Fittest article; with only the Independent Cinema coverage … More Group Project: Week Nine.
This week with our group project we continued adding to our Google Calender, completing tasks and adding events that are essential for our individual sections that were upcoming to our deadline. We have finally come up with a name for our magazine as well, it is to be titled “Anon…Leeds”, with each month the city … More Group Project: Week Five and Six.
This post will be mostly centered on the planning of two of my articles ( as I cannot begin to write to the Indie Cinema feature until I am back in Leeds and have the photography), I am hoping to devise a small plan of what to I feel is valuable information to include within … More Group Project: Article Planning.
With remakes looking to dominate the box office over the next year, is this trend here to stay? Over the past decade, remakes and adaptations of some of the most well-known cinematic classics that initially generated the successful careers of filmmakers and actors alike have dominated the box office. With such remakes and re-imaginings of Red Dawn, … More Revival of the fittest: Are Remakes suffocating originality in Hollywood?
For this week’s tutorial, we looked at creating our magazine’s flatplan in more detail. Using a website called flatplanapp.com, we were able to work out exactly where we wanted certain features and pages to go so that the magazine would have a particular flow to it with features such as fashion and beauty fitting perfectly … More Group Project: Week Four.
So far I have come up with a brief list of the things that I may want to cover for my feature topic in the magazine. I have since my last post decided to scrap the idea of doing video games as well as films as I feel that I cannot write anything interesting for … More Group Project: My Feature Article Ideas.