Marcus Lyon

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Several key characteristics of the mobile device thatinfluence aesthetic are: its ‘unintended intimacy andaffective nature’; its expressivity (derived from close-ups and immediacy or ‘real-time’ presence in the moment); its portability, allowing viewing and shooting to take place anywhere—including in intimate private / personal spaces; and the tendency of ‘mobile devices [to] make the mundane interesting [by] providing a new lens for viewing the world through a new camera vision.’Laurel M. Hart • Canadian Art Teacher via