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CATS - Semiotics

Semiotics is the use of signs which make us think deeper than just the visual we see in front of us as it makes the brain thinks and form links to certain aspects and emotions without us even realising that it is happening some times. 57 more words


Looking with our minds wide open..

In this workshop we have been introduced to two principal methods of describing the meanings of words: Connotation and Denotation. Connotation refers to the wide array of positive and negative associations that most words carry with them, whereas denotation is the precise, literal definition of a word that might be found in a dictionary. 423 more words


G&T - Walk The Line _ British Museum_Denotation

Friday, and the week couldn’t finish in a better way; Even though I am really happy with the choice of the studio this year, a break from it, it is always good. 211 more words


365 Challenge: Day 228 - Manipulate

Manipulate: (a) control or influence (a person or situation) cleverly, unfairly, or unscrupulously, or (b) handle or control (a tool, mechanism, etc.), typically in a skillful manner… 782 more words

365 Day Challenge

A Primer to Logic: Use of Words - Connotation and Denotation

In my previous post, we  discussed use or mention of words. We now focus on categorizing two specific uses of a word. The first is that of… 681 more words


'Underground' Photo shoot Semiotics

Location Shoot:

Denotations and connotations:

Facial expression: Smiling – Conveys she’s happy to be there and many others are happy at raves.

Lighting: Bright – Conveys happiness and joy. 529 more words

evading denotation

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not eliminating


looking for that —

that which cannot be named,

it tugs,

itches, rumbles,

oozes, clicks, grumbles,

sighs, flickers, etches, 139 more words