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Visual Communication

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Daren Fowler

on 8 October 2015

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Transcript of Visual Communication

-Propaganda -Activism
Art as Persuasion
Cinematic Persuasion
Images in Advertising
Modeling Behavior
Media Clutter

Thursday, October 8, 2015
Vol XCIII, No. 311
Icons, Indexes, and the Indeterminate
How Images Persuade
Photojournalism as Persuasion

resembling the thing they represent


an image that documents some-thing "real"

Syntactic Indeterminacy:

images cannot convey relationships
Photography comes with expectations of realism, indexicality
These images, attached to journalism, imply facts and necessity
They provide context but also can be (accidental or purposeful) calls to action

Visual Communication
Perpetuating Stereotypes
Social status
Power, speed, strength
Youth Culture
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