Reading Images: The Grammar of Visual Design Gunther Kress, Theo Van Leeuwen is available to download
|Reading Images: The Grammar of Visual Design|
Gunther Kress, Theo Van Leeuwen
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2006 |
|Publisher: ||Routledge |
|Page Count: ||321 |
|Format: ||djvu |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0415319153 |
|ISBN-13: ||9780415319157 |
This second edition of the landmark textbook Reading Images builds on its reputation as the first systematic and comprehensive account of the grammar of visual design.Reading Images: The Grammar ...
Textbook Drawing on an enormous range of examples from children's drawings to textbook illustrations, photo-journalism to fine art, as well as three-dimensional forms such as sculpture and toys, the authors examine the ways in which images communicate meaning.Features of this fully updated second edition include: new material on moving images and on colour a discussion of how images and their uses have changed through time websites and web-based images ideas on the future of visual communication.
Reading Images focuses on the structures or 'grammar' of visual designÂ – colour, perspective, framing and compositionÂ – provides the reader with an invaluable 'tool-kit' for reading images and makes it a must for anyone interested in communication, the media and the arts.