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Interactive Magazine Covers

Interactive magazine covers are magazine covers brought to life on your smartphone or tablets. This makes the magazine more accessible by being at your fingertips anytime, anywhere and also more enjoyable. To access the interactive magazine cover for ShortList magazine “Download “Blippar” from the iOS or Android app store. Open up the app, hover the… Continue reading Interactive Magazine Covers

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Media Effects Debate

“The Killing Screens” BBC Panorama 1995 documentary Conclusion from the experiment, do films containing violence influence the audience? Nathan Martinez Case- murders 2 family members. Obsessed with a violent movie- killed family members half-sister (10) and step mother (42) Surrounded by a violent home environment Loved natural born killers- facing trial for 2 murders Natural… Continue reading Media Effects Debate

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Media Effects Debate

Media Effects What effects can the media have on an audience? Persuading Entertaining Educating Informing Inspiring Harmful effects Feeling low/depressed about certain media, taking it personally/ comparing themselves Negative impact on self-image and self-esteem – comparing to models and celebrities because of the representation of “the ideal” and aspirational images The power of the media… Continue reading Media Effects Debate