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Unformatted text preview: *encode, decode, recode Example: active audience “new” old star trek-fans create new media content from old conceptions-fanfic-fancast-fanprod 4. (prehistoric) visual bias and…- 90% of data through eyes- stereoscopic vision (eyes infront of face, straight in front)-saccadic eye movements-narrow focus-superior command and control center: large brain-what our mind sees defines what we believe; what we believe filters what we see ….(modern) visual overload * our modern visual environment is-dominated my bass media products-dense and cluttered-hyper kinetic: speeded up, more action 5. Saturation of sex and violence *sexualized (almost all media) including some aimed at children *violence (action) as wallpaper and solution-ex: tv news violence up 800%, real violence down-ex: sex- limits of “entertainment” sex pushed up in quantity, down in age groups *porn is biggest mass media content industry…but we cant talk about it...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course V 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '06 term at NYU.
- Spring '06