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The amount of text and images are equal which shows that the audience will be equally interested in both the information and photography of the article. The use of ‘meanwhile’Using quotes from makes it seem like athe article in comic book usinglarger red font to storyline to link to theinterest the film idea of the article.reader. Using a band that the majority of the audience will already like. This draws the eye line across the page so the reader sees everything on the double page.