Principles of message formation in a photo

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This article addresses main principles of the making the messages in modern mass media by the instrumentality of photojournalism. A photo represents a text with a message which consists of signs. The order of perception of such a message depends on the composition and the accompanying verbal message which set time-space characteristics of the represented objects.

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A E Sabunin

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

Кафедра массовых коммуникаций; Российский университет дружбы народов; Peoples' Friendship University of Russia


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