Iconic images • Iconic means a direct picture of the thing it represents. • They include photographs that have defined the world we live in, such as these:
Symbolic images • Symbolic images draw on connotations or associations. They are defined by our culture – the provide meaning because society places certain values and expectations on them. • You will pass these signs every day.
Ironic Images • When an iconic image is given a fresh, often humorous appearance.
Ansel Adams – award winning photographer “You don’t take a photograph – you make it”
Reflection Reflection • Its not the photographer who makes the photo, its how you as the viewer interprets it.