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Matt Stuart – website design research

A simplistic and professional looking website. A Home page that communicates the photographers identity. For each portfolio the caption under the photographers name changes giving the user important and to the point information about the images. This website is very … Continue reading

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Dave Hill – website design research

A bold and brilliant Home page. Dave Hill’s highly edited images work well against a black background. With his images taking up most of the page this website relies on impact. Consistent throughout with small text, this website allows the … Continue reading

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Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison – website design research

A captivating website all round. Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison’s website is beautifully laid out. A white background perfectly compliments their range of bold and muted colour photography. Simple text and an appropriate font size allows the user to really study … Continue reading

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Rinze Van Brug – website design research

A strong Home page that demonstrates the style of the photographer. The simplistic colour scheme compliments the visual work displayed and is consistent throughout. The text font and size is clear and easy to read and works well next to … Continue reading

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James Day – website design research

James Day’s simple and minimal website is very effective. The use of only grey, black and white further highlights his range of bold photographs and applies consistency to the website. His use of small simple text also compliments his imagery. … Continue reading

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Main Project Research – One Other Interactive Piece

nfctd http://www.nfctd.com This Puzzle like piece is fantastic. The imagery is beautiful and captivating and has a great flow. I love the fluid motion when further illustrations appear, this being something I would like to re-create with my own sketches … Continue reading

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Main Project Research – Quotes

“The most engaging interactive [works rely] upon flow; that is, uninterrupted participation in the unfolding action. Poor interaction design can interrupt flow and degrade the experience.” Brenda Laurel “The feeling of being in another place and engaged in the action … Continue reading

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Main Project Research – Artists

Artists that have inspired my interactive piece: David Hockney Hockney’s use of montage and layout is useful in understanding how my interactive piece will come together, much like his joiners my piece will use this montaging effect using many different … Continue reading

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Main Project Research – Found Photography Works

Works by artists using found photography- Mabe Bethônico               Collector: newspaper cuttings organised in pockets and sorted in folders, collected in twelve archival boxes. work in process since 1996. Joachin Schmid       … Continue reading

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Main Project Research – Websites

Websites/Foundations used for research: Found Photo Foundation ‘The found photo foundation set up by paula roush to rescue work produced by professional, amateur, and anonymous photographers found throughout the world, has a focus on photography found in flee markets and … Continue reading

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