3 key features of the video essay assignment:
- use visual support and images
- To better understand the use of editing programmes like Audacity and iMovie
- Use of transcripts to better make a narrative text
- use images and visual supplement to express my idea and theme instead of words
- combine all factors together which include alphabetic texts, sounds, scenes, shots, images, and juxtaposition
- also well-matched the whole factors
A Sample Essay
Like: How the narrator used the video in the background to support his discussion. The short clips were used as quotations about the topic “invisible exposition”.
Dislike: The narrator may have connected his ideas more through different texts and not only through using one.
The 3 Features of this video:
- the sound is well-matched with the context
- the scenes that are chosen for the video essay support the narrator’s ideas
- the essay is structured well