A showcase for all things Communications Technology, students have harnessed their digital media production skills to become and grow as effective communicators – living their faith, provoking thinking, and learning how to decode media and popular culture for meaning. From graphic layout to original video productions, the boys are flourishing as digital new media artists.
Avengers Infinity War Poster Design Challenge
Produced by Chaminade Comm-Tech students as an extra-curricular activity, original posters designs were shared with the VP of Marketing at Disney Canada; with three students (best designs) attending the Canadian premiere.
Movie Poster Design from Semester 2 Gr. 11 Comm-Tech
Produced by Semester 2 Gr. 11 Comm-Tech students at Chaminade College, the following poster designs allowed students to build their Photoshop skills and understanding of layout, design and visual literacy.
Movie Trailers from Semester 2 Gr. 11 Comm-Tech
Evolving beyond its role as a mere marketing tool for the latest Hollywood epic, the movie trailer has taken on a life of its own in the streaming age. Whereas trailers stemming as far back at the 1920s were about selling the “grandeur” of film as a new technology and mode of storytelling, the trailers of today are epic short movies in their own right. Garnering attention world wide in minutes of their release online, movie trailers today have become part of the movie itself – an extension of story and style.
Produced in Gr. 11 Communications Technology, students demonstrated their critical understanding of genre through the development and production of original movie trailers. Check them out below!
Electronic Press Kits from Semester 1 Gr. 12 Comm-Tech
With the goal to combine creative layout design with video editing along with web application and advertisements, students in Gr. 12 Communications Technology leveraged their creative design (print, video and web) and communication skills to design professionally polished Electronic Press Kits – a vital tool to share marketing materials for popular and independent films.
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One Minute Film from Semester 2 Gr. 12 Comm-Tech
With the goal to shape narrative storytelling skills within a restricted timeline and engage an audience through MISE-EN-SCENE that is expressive and speaks to the power of visual storytelling, these 1-Minute films are a testament to the growing talent of Gr. 12 Comm-Tech students.