Media Discourse Analysis - Final CA Aidan Carney - D00143480 Comparative Analysis TV3 Vs RTÉ - 2015 Marriage Referendum Introduction For this CA I have chosen the Public Service Broadcaster RTÉ’s and the Commercial Broadcaster TV3’s coverage of the Marriage Referendum from 2015. Over the course of this essay, I will be analysing and comparing…Read more Media Discourse Analysis – Final CA
A very long time ago in Ireland (Thankfully), religion and the Catholic Church were very much in a position of absolute power, more powerful than our own government at the time. The Pope was the real ruler of Ireland, and as evidenced by the huge number of child abuse scandals, the Magdelene Laundries and now…Read more Ownership and the Means of Production
After much deliberation over this matter, I have finally concluded that (in my opinion) these are the top ten photos that I had taken over the last year; arranged in no particular order so you can decide for yourself which one is the best! The photos were picked on the basis of composition, timing, luck,…Read more The Top Ten Photos of my Challenge!
In all forms of advertising, there are connotations, denotations, hidden signs and other related issues that interact with us on a subconscious level. As part of my continuous assessment for this module, I have chosen an advertisement to analyse under the heading above and discuss it with relation to theories learned in class, such as…Read more Semiotics in Advertising
And here it is, the final photo of my challenge! A bit earlier than when I said it would be uploaded but free time is a luxury these days! One entire year, over 5000 photos, taking a photo every day... I'm genuinely going to miss it! Firstly, I'd like to thank my Family and my…Read more The End of My One Photo a Day Challenge: #366
Another photo of the crane I was talking about. While we munched on our sandwiches and other assorted picnic edibles, this bold gentleman was stalking the eating area, even going as far as taking a full burger from one of the patrons! Needless to say, if that had happened to me (given the price of…Read more My One Photo a Day Challenge: #365
A shot of the lens cap from my camera with DKIT's common room in the background. With the challenge almost over, I decided to check on my ability to use the manual focus on my camera. It goes without saying that my abilities have improved significantly since the beginning of the challenge. Tomorrow and Sunday…Read more My One Photo a Day Challenge: #364