Teaching Materials by - Visual storytelling

Serial images (2) : Temporal linkage of images and the making of Flipbook

Name of Artist Educator: Leung Yiu Hong
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Excercise Category: Technical exercise, Visual storytelling

Time is formless, intangible. How can we perceive the passage of time? When shall we realise the weight of time?


Linear image:motion images

Name of Artist Educator: Leung Yiu Hong
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Excercise Category: Imagery Reading, Visual storytelling

Getting to know different linear reading modes helps us understand how photos tell a story, or even break the traditional way of linear reading.


Grotesque – to damage and reconstruct

Name of Artist Educator: Leung Yiu Hong
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Excercise Category: Class Prelude, Imagery Reading, Visual storytelling

When images are combined into one single scene, each fragment can be seen as different individual ones while they could be connecting with the others also.


Appropriation 1 : Image variation

Name of Artist Educator: Leung Yiu Hong
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Excercise Category: Imagery Reading, Visual storytelling

Photographers would endow specific meaning to the image at the moment they take photographs. However, these meanings are not definite. Instead, it could be reused, modified or subverted by the audience.


Family Resemblances

Name of Artist Educator: Leung Yiu Hong
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Excercise Category: Technical exercise, Visual storytelling

It starts a conversation when students juxtapose the photos of today and the past. Will they have any new inspiration when they reexamine their family at present?


Blind shooting

Name of Artist Educator: Chan Pak Kin
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Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

No matter how precise language it can be, it could never present every details of an image clearly and thoroughly......


Cloud experiment

Name of Artist Educator: Ho Man Kei, Vik Lai
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Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

Look up to the sky. To the cloud.


Strangers in a strange place

Name of Artist Educator: Ho Man Kei, Vik Lai
Level:
Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

“Photography was a licence to go whenever I wanted and to do what I wanted to do.”


Timeline of Curiosity

Name of Artist Educator: Ho Man Kei, Vik Lai
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Excercise Category: Self-awareness, Visual storytelling

When I was young, I wondered if there is heartbeat in the wardrobe. I put my earphones in it and see if there is any noise. Then my earphones got broken.


Photo Diary – recording the curious moments in daily life

Name of Artist Educator: Ho Man Kei, Vik Lai
Level:
Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

Everyone has the ability to create.


Retracing the old campus

Name of Artist Educator: Lai Lon Hin
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Excercise Category: Photographer's eye, Technical exercise, Visual storytelling

Learn the change of the surroundings and the unfamiliar faces who also spent their youth here.


Gulliver’s travels

Name of Artist Educator: Lai Lon Hin
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Excercise Category: Photographer's eye, Technical exercise, Visual storytelling

Only when we observe things from a micro perspective that we are reminded of our ignorance and carelessness.


The Imagination of Scent

Name of Artist Educator: Doreen Chan
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Excercise Category: Imagery Reading, Visual storytelling

Personal observations and preferences are the reflections of our hearts and its derived product is unique.


Searching for and collaging the organic

Name of Artist Educator: Chris Wong
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Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

Nature inspires artists.


The studium and the punctum

Name of Artist Educator: Ellis Yip
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Excercise Category: Photographer's eye, Visual storytelling

What does a photo contain? When we hold it, how do we begin observing it? How different is the viewing angle of an average viewer and of a photographer?


Overheard

Name of Artist Educator: Ellis Yip
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Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

Overhearing let us learn more about this world, the world of others.

Have you ever noticed that in every fast food shop there is always a group of retired people in their 50s or 60s, sitting and chatting away the afternoon hours?


Tales of Eggs

Name of Artist Educator: Enoch Cheung
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Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

One common challenge for photography students is that they run out of ideas of what to shoot....


60 Days Project

Name of Artist Educator: Enoch Cheung
Level:
Excercise Category: Self-awareness, Visual storytelling

Keep a photo journal of what you see and experience on a daily basis.


Mirror Illusions

Name of Artist Educator: Enoch Cheung
Level:
Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

Let your mirror be your canvas!


The magic of water

Name of Artist Educator: Enoch Cheung
Level:
Excercise Category: Visual storytelling

This exercise explores the way to create abstract images with light and water.