Task N. 6

Opened: Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 12:00 AM
Due: Monday, 31 January 2022, 12:00 AM

If you choose Creative with the Camera: Film and Video Tricks, check out all the videos that represent the technical capabilities of the camera. Try to think of a film situation (fiction or documentary) in which you would use one of the selected camera tricks. But the important thing is that the trick somehow corresponds with the situation, be purposeful, strengthen the situation and not just for fun.

If you choose Dziga Vertov's Man With the Movie Camera, turn off the sound and look at the part between 59:06 to 01:02:20. Define five image ideas that Vertov invented. For each of them write what he wanted to show, achieve, show.

If you choose the text "Real challenge for an aesthetics of photography", read it and focus on the arguments on page 2. Choose 1 and try to defend and deny it - based on the article and your experience - 1 argument for and one against.

If you choose a task with images, check out all three uploaded images by J. Capek, G. Richter and H. B. Reynek. Choose two and try to define how authors interpreted reality. What means do you choose, what do you see their author's "gesture", the main idea.