Informational Value: -Left Top Corner (Ideal, Given) Blue sky -Right Top Corner (Ideal, New) Speech bubble with multiple sign systems symbolized -Left Bottom Corner (Real, Given) African American girl seated very rigidly in chair -Center (Make note if no center as Kress argues that no center invites the reader to occupy the Center) Blank -Margins – Blank Salience: Foreground: Seated African American female speaking in multiple signs Background: Outdoors – green grass, blue sky Size: Figure & chair seem proportional Striking Contrasts: Arms seem small and figure seems rigid, confined . .
Framing Techniques: Vectors: 1. V is formed using speech bubble leading from figures mouth to right hand corner of picture. Ground-sky vector towards bottom of picture – leaving lots of sky and small amount of grass. Figure is looking off in a distance with gaze towards right side of picture. Colors: Vivid blues, greens, reds, and Yellows.