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Photography, Still & Moving Pictures, Visual Languages/Analyses
Curated by Monica Mirza
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Cartoon Kevin | Cartoon HEROES

Cartoon Kevin | Cartoon HEROES | Looks - Photography - Images & Visual Languages | Scoop.it
100 self-portraits in 100 different animation styles by cartoonist and animator Kevin McShane. How many can you recognize?
Monica Mirza's insight:

"[...] 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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Edward Hopper & le cinéma | Lausanne 2010

"Lumières irréelles, points de vue cinématographiques... Ce n'est pas un hasard si les "instants suspendus" qui émaillent l'œuvre du peintre américain cinéphile Edward Hopper (1882-1967) inspirèrent Wenders, Jarmusch, Lynch ou même Hitchcock et Antonioni. A l'occasion de la grande rétrospective qui lui est consacrée au Grand Palais (Paris), retour sur les liens ténus entre Hopper et le cinéma."

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Celebrate color | 50 years in color

Celebrate color | 50 years in color | Looks - Photography - 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-Z of Unusual Words | The Project Twins

A-Z of Unusual Words | The Project Twins | Looks - Photography - Images & Visual Languages | Scoop.it

The 'A-Z unusual words' is a project based on an alphabet of unusual words, such as... "Acersecomic" -a person whose hair has never been cut.

James and Michael Fitzgerald are 'The Project Twins' -an Irish graphic design and illustration studio based in Cork.

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