Looks -Pictures, Images, Visual Languages
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Looks -Pictures, Images, Visual Languages
Photography, Still & Moving Pictures, Visual Languages/Analyses
Curated by Monica Mirza
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Behind the Scenes - London Street Art

Listen to this british Street Art Gallery talking about the unique Phlegm installation in London

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Celebrate color | 50 years in color

Celebrate color | 50 years in color | Looks -Pictures, Images, Visual Languages | Scoop.it
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Monica Mirza's curator insight, July 9, 2013 8:57 AM

Colours are naturally part of any picture we contemplate, either we've created it ourselves, or we merely view it... Their world is full with symbols and echoes our imagination -that may be why it looks so enthralling to me.

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This infographic also makes a good resource for ELteaching in many domains : graphics & art, marketing, advertising, poetry/literature (-- symbolic language), and so on : language activities (especially for lexis building) may be developed for ESL-EFL learners.

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A picture is worth a thousand thoughts

A picture is worth a thousand thoughts | Looks -Pictures, Images, Visual Languages | Scoop.it

Bloom's taxonomy pyramid is "a very useful resource from Learn NC. It shows a photo, along with the original Bloom’s Taxonomy pyramid. By clicking on each thinking level, you are shown questions about the photo reflecting the level. It’s a very simple and visual way to teach Bloom’s Taxonomy, and can easily be replicated as a student assignment in any classroom. -Larry Ferlazzo"

Picture by 'Xristina la' under CC BY-SA license

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Cartoon Kevin | Cartoon HEROES

Cartoon Kevin | Cartoon HEROES | Looks -Pictures, Images, Visual Languages | Scoop.it
100 self-portraits in 100 different animation styles by cartoonist and animator Kevin McShane. How many can you recognize?
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"[...] Based on real-world cartoonist and animator Kevin McShane [on the above photograph], Cartoon Kevin has found his way into the work of almost every significant animator and animation studio from Windsor McCay to Walt Disney, from Osamu Tekuza to Pixar [...]"

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Twisted by Mc Shane these characters might prove useful to train EFL students so they may practise comparison, portrait describing, likesf & dislikes, etc...

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1000 Things to Write About

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Prompting writing through pictures -worth a go !

 

"One Picture is Worth.... If one picture is worth 1000 words then, 1000 pictures are worth 1 million words. In the coming years I will be posting some images from my personal library, songs, poems and a writing idea. [...]"

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