Friday, June 29, 2012

Photography:Propaganda

Propaganda is a form of communication that uses picture/ images to influence the community toward some cause of some special purpose. the images will be posted in the areas where people are frequent to pass. Others, instead of pictures / images, they are using painting on the walls and news papers to send the message.

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Photography: Travel and Tourism

The Use of Photography in Travel and Tourism

Photos are used widely to promote beauty spots, tourist destination, fiesta celebration, festivals, vacation memorabilia.

The images taken will be posted in their blogs, social networking sites, published in magazines or be printed for viewing purpose.

sample travel and tourism images are the following.

Photography: Research and Documnetation

The Importance of Photography in Research and Documentaion

Photo journalism is a particular form of journalism (the collecting, editing, and presenting of news material for publication or broadcast) that creates images in order to tell a news story. It is now usually understood to refer only to still images, but in some cases the term also refers to video used in broadcast journalism.

Photography: Portraiture

The first form of photos were of the size of calling cards called cartes de visite (4" X 2 1/2") and the tarjeta (3 1/2" x 5 1/2")  used for mailing as a postcard.

In the 1800's, photo studios spouted in Philippines particularly in Sta. Cruz, Binondo and Quiapo.

Around the world specially in Asia, life-size photos are hung in living rooms and became status symbols.

Photography

Photography is the art of transforming the passing moment of the three dimensional event into frozen instant reduced in size on a flat piece of paper.

It transforms a three-dimensional composition into two-dimensional.

Also, the art of Photography helps us document important happenings in our lives. capturing amazing moments and experiences.