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Hammondevaluationppt 1226070387643872 8

  1. 1. Foundation Portfolio Guidance on Evaluation Questions
  2. 2. 1. In what ways does your media product use, develop or challenge forms and conventions of real media products? <ul><li>Discuss the ways in which your film opening/magazine cover/contents page/dps incorporates generic conventions, identify specific scenes/elements of your mag. </li></ul><ul><li>How does your media product develop or challenge these conventions? </li></ul><ul><li>Does the use of conventions indicate what sub-genre or hybrid genre your film/magazine is? </li></ul><ul><li>Does your use of conventions indicate what other media products have influenced your work? If so, then be specific with examples. </li></ul>
  3. 3. How does your media product represent particular social groups? <ul><li>What are the social groups represented in terms of gender, age, class, race .etc? </li></ul><ul><li>Is gender represented in a stereotypical way? I.e. men dominant and women passive </li></ul><ul><li>How does this link into the target audience? (Explore this fully in question 4). </li></ul>
  4. 4. What kind of media institution might distribute your media product and why? <ul><li>Would this be something that could be produced by a major Hollywood studio/magazine? If yes then why? Is it similar to existing products? </li></ul><ul><li>If film, would it be a TV movie/ an arthouse film/ an internet only release? </li></ul><ul><li>Why would it be released? Does it offer opportunities for franchises and/or merchandising? </li></ul><ul><li>Link your conclusions to a discussion of the mise en scene (visual style) of your media product. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Who would be the audience for your media product? <ul><li>Consider the age and gender of your target audience. Link this to the style of your product e.g. narrative, colours, font, music etc </li></ul><ul><li>What other products are similar to yours, who do they appeal to? </li></ul>
  6. 6. How did you attract/address your audience? <ul><li>Link this into your audience profile (I.e. what age and gender they are) </li></ul><ul><li>Are there particular points in your product that would appeal to a certain age or gender? If yes then explain them in detail. </li></ul><ul><li>Consider the use of mise en scene/camera work in this section </li></ul><ul><li>If film, who is the audience asked to put themselves in the position of, what are they being allowed to witness? </li></ul><ul><li>What impact does that have? </li></ul><ul><li>Link this back to generic conventions and the creation of suspense. </li></ul>
  7. 7. What have you learnt about technologies from the process of constructing the product? <ul><li>Strengths and weakness of the equipment you used. </li></ul><ul><li>Talk about the technical process, were there problems you faced, how did you resolve these issues? </li></ul><ul><li>Editing software - What have you learnt about photoshop/editing, were there particular effects that you found useful for creating your overall mise en scene? </li></ul><ul><li>If film, what did you use to create the soundtrack? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Looking back to your preliminary task, what do you feel that you have learnt in the progression from it to the full product? <ul><li>Discuss the planning stage, the research into the genre, storyboarding, creating the animatic/mock up and explain how this detailed planning helped you the produce the final result. </li></ul><ul><li>What have you improved upon since completing your preliminary task? Be specific by listing the weaknesses you showed and how you've overcome them. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you feel more confident with the equipment? </li></ul><ul><li>How successful do you feel your end product is as fulfilling the task? (Look back at the main blog at the task) </li></ul>
  9. 9. General advice <ul><li>Minimum of 1000 words, maximum of 1500 words </li></ul><ul><li>Upload your powerpoint onto your blogs by Friday 16 th April. </li></ul>