COMM 333: Color Usage in Music Video

(www.colortools.net)   This blog post is going to discuss the importance of color usage in music videos. There is a guideline of 18 points that will be introduced later in the blog that is important to look over while doing ANY project is an propriety. Colors make up a crucial portion of any project and will help determine if a project will be great, or need to go back to the drawing board.      The following eighteen points are going to discuss the visual aspects of color that have been used in our music video project to help enhance the video slightly, but it makes a big difference in the long run. 1.)Visual  Color Spectrum of Light: Our video was shot outdoors, using the light from the sun, the shadows from the trees and branches. We also have a ton of mixed colors and individual colors in the leaves, grass, etc. in the scenery we shot in. 2.) Color Wheel: Going through the color...
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Jungian Psychoanalysis and Abstract Art (COMM 403)

(Opening up my Emotions Bottle) By: James P. Kelley    The Jungian psychological analysis is a form of psychology that emphasizes the primary importance of the individual psyche and the personal quest for wholeness. This can be seen with abstract art. Sometimes, this art is a form of expression, sometimes it is a stress release. Other times, art is a way of life and is what makes the most sense to someone. Psychoanalysis and art have definitely had their spars and battles, especially with art critics, but they both help each other in understanding the whole of each part. I will be using the article 'Dreaming in the Abstract': Mondrian, Psychoanalysis, & Abstract Art in the Netherlands by Michael White of the University of York.      Abstract art...more importantly, Abstract Expressionism is a very important part of the art community. However, this art form has been criticized extensively and given a bad reputation in the fine arts community throughout the late 19th...
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