Expressionistic Emotion Cinemagraph

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“A Cinemagraph is an image that contains within itself a living moment that allows a glimpse of time to be experienced and preserved endlessly”

– from http://cinemagraphs.com/about/

Cinemagraphs are an unusual juxtaposition between film and still imagery and are created with special apps, some of which can be found here:

http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/cinemagraph-iphone-android-apps/

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YOU CAN VIEW MORE EXAMPLES HERE

 

Your creative task

1. Choose 1-2 emotions from these lists:

http://www.sba.pdx.edu/faculty/mblake/448/FeelingsList.pdf

http://www.psychpage.com/learning/library/assess/feelings.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contrasting_and_categorization_of_emotions

One idea is to choose to contrasting emotions, such as Anger and Fear, or Pride and Shame. Another would be to explore the nuances or levels of 1 emotion, such as Tense/Nervous versus Terrified/Panic-Stricken as levels of “Afraid”.

1. Create at least 2 cinemagraphs for each  (post to blog). Your images should exemplify the mood/feeling / emotion, much like Munch’s Scream” painting.

2. You may wish to title your images or use simply the emotion name.

 

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