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    minutes after the pentagon attack a catastrophe turn for the worst was made in New York when one of the towers collapsed in a cloud of dust. 30 minutes later another tower collapsed in a mountain of smoke. 3000 people where killed during these attacks out of these causalities firefighters and medical staff where among the few killed. These attacks made would become the catalyst in our modern history that shaped the world into this oncoming threat. After this horrific event a series of photos and artwork that would later become utterly iconic that any one would know its origin and name. “A picture is worth a thousands words”. In many situations this statement seems undervalued. Some artists and photographers have the ability to produce work that can do amazing things. They can make you rethink your ideologies or different views in your life, it can give you a different interpretation on a picture before your eyes.…

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    Photographs have become a powerful tool to spread the news that the everyday person cannot see at first hand, yet pictures can lie. Images have a role to portray the raw truth. Yet, when an image is retouched it no longer tells the original story; it tells the story with more extravagant details that were not there in the first place. Thus making it a false reality the photographer wants the observer to see. Pictures are meant to be used to give context to certain aspects words cannot fully…

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    A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words. Photography is the ability to freeze time without disturbing life. What is meant by that phrase is that when a photo is taken, that precise moment is forever captured to be revisited at the viewer’s leisure. When a photographer takes an image it is very different than when a friend tells you, “ Lets take a selfie!” Although, both a photographer and one capture that moment in time, a photographer tries to tell a story or a message as to look who I’m with;…

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    Art is a way to express yourself, whether it 's through feelings or trying to say something without saying anything. That’s why the saying go 's “A picture is worth a thousand words” but I like to think so can food. I love and prefer my mother 's cooking more than anybody in the world. If food was a canvas, my mom would be Picasso or Van Gogh. I would say there 's probably hundreds of food choices that can either express our identity or aspects or even both. Out of that long list of food…

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    “A picture is worth a thousand words.” However, media does not transmit the appropriate thousand words that they should in their images. The different broadcasting forms have corrupted the perception of beauty into something surreal, incredible, and, very often, unhealthy. It is no secret that beauty standards portrayed in pictures from magazines, and other similar mediums, make adolescent girls vulnerable to these false representations of beauty early in their age. Beauty fabrications are…

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    Human beings are by nature, more visual learners than anything else. They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, and that’s true. Visuals are seen everywhere in the media and on the internet to grab the audience’s attention and to draw emotion needed in order to be effective. Effective visuals must contain the right combination of argument, purpose, and tone. A powerful and effective visual is the one that grabs at the audiences heart strings or emotion and makes them sympathetic to the…

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    Apple. As you read the word “apple” your brain makes an association between the five calligraphic symbols strung together into a word that produces a mental image of a fruit. Precision of language is often essential in communication because another suggestion of those five letters is the multi-billion dollar computer company founded by Steve Jobs: *APPLE. Everyone has heard the cliché: “a picture is worth a thousand words.” The question is: what words? Every word represents a unique idea or…

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    Snipery Slope Analysis

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    Human beings are by nature, more visual learners than anything else. They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, and that’s true. Visuals are seen everywhere in the media and on the internet to grab the audience’s attention and to draw emotion needed in order to be effective. Effective visuals must contain the right combination of argument, purpose, and tone. A powerful and effective visual is the one that grabs at the audiences heart strings or emotion and makes them sympathetic to the…

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    Mercy Definition

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    It’s a simple word with a million layers. It’s something I’ve grown to appreciate and understand, but if I am fortunate enough to go on this service trip I know that this appreciation and understanding will only grow. I thank Gwynedd for bring me joy, showing me who I really am, and helping me grow everyday. This merciful community has given me so much and I know by going on this service trip I will be able to give something back. I’ve received mercy from mercy, and if I get to go on this…

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    “A picture is worth a thousand words”. This phrase is very common, but it has lost meaning because of its frequent use. However, the significance of this phrase can be better understood by analyzing works of art. Throughout the years, painting has been used by many artists to express their feelings. For these artists, a picture is worth a thousand words because they use a painting to express the feelings that they were not able to express with words. Specifically, the painter Frida Kahlo is…

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