Photo-Montage -250mc – Assignment 2


photomontage
ˌfəʊtəʊmɒnˈtɑːʒ/
noun
noun: photo-montage
1.

a montage constructed from photographic images.

 

Essentially photo-montage  is a technique using found imagery and construction them into a new , unique piece of work. Traditional techniques would involve using physical artefacts, scissors and glue , cutting up the artefacts and using the composite images in order to create a new artefact. The intention of these images is to portray the surreal. The are not intended to reflect a reality, rather than an alternative existence. Nowadays these images can be created using one of the many available photo-editing software packages such as photoshop.
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