Discussion in 'The Black & White Gallery' started by abraxas, Feb 20, 2009.
what is this?
very weird.. i like it !
I... am very confused about what I'm looking at... but I also want to keep looking at it.
So for that, I applaud!
An eallegory is a distant cousin of a http://www.thephotoforum.com/forum/black-white-gallery/156869-lemac.html
Awesome, that's what I was going for. That and a bit of an eerie feeling. If it's recognizable, then I've failed.
Is this Paul?
i dont like the mirror thiing you did.
Here's Paul in real life (with a standard lens);
& here's what I was thinking;
Design a creature called an Allegory (or actually an Eallegory with the 'E' representing 'extended')
the definition being;
A form of representation in which the presented image is emblematic of something else, generally abstract, like a feeling or state. ...
Art Guide - Glossary - SaffronArt
The Eallegory is allegorical to an extended metaphor. The metaphor being defined as;
as introduced into cognitive science by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson, a "metaphor" is a matter of thought, not merely a decoration of words. ...
American Environics : Methodology : Glossary
& the extension of the metaphor is the imperfect mirror of the metaphor.
Just some **** to think about...
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