Visual Communications: Double Page Spread Article.

Below is my article for my double page spread, with the planning that I did previously I found this article fairly easy to write. Cons, They are a Changing. As Comic Con embraces the mainstream, is it leaving behind its Comic Book roots? Possibly the most anticipated event on any committed geek’s calender, Comic Con … More Visual Communications: Double Page Spread Article.

Visual Communications: Creating a Magazine.

In our tutorial this week we have to create a magazine, its name, its demographic, its grid and front along with other things and therefore create a short article to go along with this. My Magazine: Name: Planet Pop-Culture. Demographic: A magazine dedicated to all things pop-culture, from comics and games to tv and films … More Visual Communications: Creating a Magazine.

Visual Communications: Feature Planning Writing and Making Decisions.

For this week, the tutorial consisted of feature writing and planning our article. As a budding journalist, it is essential that I know who to write a feature article; not only so that I can do this for my double page spread, but also for the future purposes. As I have already had various articles … More Visual Communications: Feature Planning Writing and Making Decisions.

Visual Communications: Getting to know Indesign.

This week consisted of getting to know the basics of the program what we will be using to produce our double page spread, Indesign. Apart of the Adobe family, Indesign is a fairly quick and simple way of producing layouts for articles and other forms of publications. I felt that this program, although at times … More Visual Communications: Getting to know Indesign.

Visual Communications: Fonts and Making Text Fit.

This week revolved around making typeface and how it can resonate when communicating a message in the copy. This was something that I knew relatively well already having touched on it when I was studying A Level Media. With our all-round utter distaste for fonts such as Comic Sans, we agreed that the typeface depends … More Visual Communications: Fonts and Making Text Fit.

Visual Communications: Magazine Structures-Magazine Processes.

The second tutorial of the Visual Communications module focused on magazine structure and how this is processed based on the usual release of each issue for a magazine. This was to help us understand the simple production of putting together an issue, as there must be a balance of content in order for the readers … More Visual Communications: Magazine Structures-Magazine Processes.