1.In what ways does your media product use, develop or challenge forms and conventions of real media products? Conventional mastheads? Conventional selling line? Conventional main image? Challenged forms with sexual images Conventional main feature? Challenged with equal columns Conventional barcode/date This shows how a well known magazine has done certain conventions and also challenged them
Conventional Masthead Main Image Direct mode of address Cover lines Left third is heavily utilized Buzz Words Quote Main Feature The colour scheme of her outfits fits the colour scheme of the magazine Issue and barcode
1. Conventional Heading 8. Grid Spacing. Conventional 2.Headings to group the pages 4. Main Image; slightly of angle, like its stuck down. 3.Features, to attracted the audience 6. subscription, buzz words ‘Only’ Inspirations from Q magazine. 7. Introduction to main feature to attract the reader. 5. Main Feature; used ¾ of the page to make it stand out.
Masthead: linking to the front cover. Main Images Heading: Relating to the front cover. Same font as the font cover Grid Spacing quotations Smaller additional images Feature
2. How does your media product represent particular social groups Age group? Gender? Interests?
Models used... High street brands Winter headband to represent the season Direst mode of address Youthful casual clothes The main image is there to attract other women. Laddered tights to show her own sense of rough edgy style Knee high socks ‘preppy’ Fashionable fur boots
Social group... Targeted to a younger female audience Younger generation stories Young models Bubble writing Posters show the age.
3.What kind of media institution might distribute your media product and why? ???
Distributors for many magazines In partners with the Magazines distributed through Frontline A huge family successful business.
4.Who would be the audience for your media product? Young fashionable girls
My targeted audience are young quirky stylish females Artist inspirations Quirky and cute. Magazine inspirations
5.How did you attract/address your target audience
We put the results in a pie chart to gather data together and come up with a conclusion. We did a questionnaire to ask our target audience what they would want in my magazine.