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Glyphs - Road to International Understanding

Glyphs are the graphical symbols that are more or less universally used. Typical are the plus and the minus signs in mathematics.  Margaret Mead, the American Anthropologist, suggested them as a means of a new international language.   368 more words


The Australian Aboriginal Flag

Well, technically, it’s an artistic depiction of the Australian Aboriginal Flag, but still.

I think that the flag is quite a powerful image in a lot of ways. 32 more words


Yet another brief.

Today in Picture, Symbol, Icon we we were given yet another brief. This brief – funnily enough – links to identity. I can see myself looking out for different forms of identity in all of the different briefs. 289 more words


Minimalist Posters

Back to our Picture, Symbol, Icon module I decided to take some ideas further and photograph them as part of an assignment from Ewan. We had to look at objects in a different way and photograph them in a minimalist way, which we could use as a poster to represent a phrase or word. 410 more words


Jackolantern Halloween Symbol

The small “baking pumpkins” or “sugar pie pumpkins” on the ground at the bottom of the chair are the practical pumpkins I bought for baking.  I will cut up and steam or roast these pumpkins to make purée for pies and other baked goods, such as pumpkin bread and pumpkin cookies. 116 more words

Poster Ideas

The following thumbnails are poster idea’s generated in my own time.

I liked this balloon idea as I feel it would be easy and straight forward to photograph. 257 more words

Iraq is just a symbol of the attitude of western democracies to the rest of the world.

Iraq is just a symbol of the attitude of western democracies to the rest of the world.

Harold Pinter