Evaluation of AS Media. 1. In what ways does your media product use, develop or challenge forms and conventions of real media products?.
1. In what ways does your media product use, develop or challenge forms and conventions of real media products?
Also, following another convention, I used the idea of having the image in the central position, this allows the reader to focus most of their attention on the image which hopefully appeals to them. I also used the idea of the image looking right into the reader’s eyes. However, I challenged that idea slightly by making him wear sunglasses. This is to portray the idea of paradise, as sunglasses are usually worn in hot countries where people experience hedonism. Thus, the reader doesn’t actually quite look into the artist’s eyes, despite the fact that the artist is staring at him. The reason why common magazines do this, is to appeal to the audiences, making them more likely to buy the magazine.
‘The A-side’ is featured in both magazines. So is ‘The B-side’
A small description of what’s in the article.
Several images of the same rapper.