Media – A Glossary of Terms

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As Media can be a huge subject, an exhaustive glossary that covers every aspect of print, digital and moving image media would be vast.

What follows is a relatively concise glossary, partly inspired by existing websites, and illustrated by some screengrabs, for educational purposes. Download link to pdf is below the preview image.

Any essential additions needed? Let me know.

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Media – A Glossary of Terms

As Media can be a huge subject, an exhaustive glossary that covers every aspect of print, digital and moving image media would be vast. What follows is a relatively concise glossary, partly inspired by existing websites, and illustrated by some screengrabs, for educational purposes. Download link to pdf is below the preview image. Any essential … Continue reading Media – A Glossary of Terms

Experience this movie. Buy this product. (Posters that you want to walk into – and DVD covers you can’t walk past)

Have you ever wondered why the posters for movies are sometimes very different from the DVD covers? The answer is fairly simple, but it's a good talking point, especially when discussing the purpose of types of media with young students. I use examples from two films. Firstly: BRIMSTONE directed by Martin Koolhoven. The main poster … Continue reading Experience this movie. Buy this product. (Posters that you want to walk into – and DVD covers you can’t walk past)