Appropriation — the ability to meaningfully sample and remix media content Play — the capacity to experiment with one’s surroundings as a form of Collage Task problem-solvinghttp://www.crinid.com/inspiration/e cltectic-method-visual-mash-up- artists Distributed Cognition — the ability to interact Judgment — the ability to meaningfully with evaluate the reliability and tools that expand credibility of different mental capacities information sources
Aim• Practical task• Factual knowledge• Reflective exercise• Research component• Skills progression for Q1a (log what you do)• Personal perspective
Task – Mash-Up• Plan and create your own collage that presents your view to this question:• To what extent does the media offer a range of representations of immigrants?• Produce an A3 print*, which combines scanned images, photographs, painting, quotes. Use layering and other suitable Photoshop techniques. Your picture should represent your view. It can be emotional, it can be expressive, it should be personal• *Some of you might decide to make a mash-up video
Ingredients• Theory PP• Newspaper headlines/articles – broadsheet and tabloid• Your notes• New – images, text, other quotation, tweets, UGC
Plan• Get all individual material together• Write a short paragraph that would accompany your collage:• In this collage Perera presents his view of media representations on the topic of immigration….
Mash-up Apps: • https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/pic-A digital mashup is a digital media collage/id448639966?mt=8document containing any or all of • https://play.google.com/store/apps/details ?id=com.forgottensystems.collagefree&hl=text, graphics, audio, video and enanimation drawn from pre- • https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/instacollaexisting, third-party sources, to ge-pro-pic-frame/id530957474?mt=8 • https://play.google.com/store/apps/detailscreate a new derivative work. ?id=com.tinypiece.android.ipf&hl=enWhile questioning the law, • Tumblrmashups are also questioning the • http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/collage%2 0artvery act of creation. Are the artistscreating when they use other • Flickrindividuals work? How will artists • http://www.flickr.com/groups/visualmashu ps/prove their creative input?Source: Wikipedia
Mash up artists• Still image - http://howdyinc.com/buzz/?p=106• Video collage –• http://www.crinid.com/inspiration/ecltectic- method-visual-mash-up-artists