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Big screens, small forms, visual varieties in digital media culture, Lisa Gotto - ebook

Summary
We are witnessing an era with more screens than ever before, and withineach screen, a multitude of visual varieties. Lisa Gotto investigatesthis medial diversity as a field of tension between large and smallforms of digital image culture. This includes, on the one hand, theimmersive potential of large image arrangements, such as digital 3Dcinema, and, on the other hand, the compactness of mobile image forms,such as those of the smartphone film or the media practices ofInstagram. Weaving together a rich variety of examples and sources, thisbook presents a multifaceted collection of essays that explore thetransformational potential of digital media culture, contextualize itsmedia-technical conditions, and reflect on its social consequences
Table Of Contents
Frontmatter --; Contents --; Introduction --; I. BIG SCREENS --; Fantastic Views --; Attraction, Simulation, Speculation --; Incorporations --; Dimension and Duration --; The (Imaginary) Man of (Hollywood) Cinema --; Back to the Beginning --; Scars and Screens --; Prescripts and Postscripts --; II. SMALL FORMS --; Tipp-Ex --; Micro Movies --; Strike a Pose --; Instagramming --; Right here, Right now --; Types and Bytes --; Touch / Don't Touch --; Going in Circles --; APPENDIX --; Publication Data --; List of Figures
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
1st ed.
Physical Description
1 online resource (269 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9783839461976

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