Perception and reading images 2. Introduction. To understand visual messages you have to know how to select visual elements, for example, how to recognise the main figure in a scene. Reading a visual message requires the analysis of the following aspects: The physical support that contains it
Reading a visual message requires the analysis of the following aspects:
A cross can have different meanings: religion, faith and strength but it can also symbolize death.
Relations between shapes:
1. Variations of size
3. Loss of intensity of colour
The combination of both aspects gives place to a PERSONAL interpretation perception is different for each person
Some people will recognize a dinosaur, others a duck or a llama