The study on key factors of visual iconographic narration-An empirical study of fantastic adventure comic
|關鍵字:||視覺敘事圖像;敘事結構;visual narrative iconography;narrative structure|
Applying iconography to transmit messages is much more engrossing and direct than using other medium symbol, visual narrative iconography have been extensively applied in nowadays, however, how do we make precise use of the narrative method of iconography? This research is mainly conducted by applying the experiment operation method to conclude the main structure of narrative iconography, then the “focus group’’ would discuss and definite the classification manner; meanwhile, by using narrative theory and camera language to analyze the presentational topic of iconography, and by thoroughgoing interview with experienced specialist, to investigate the guideline of narrative iconography design. The results are as follows: Professionals submit the categories of structures of narrative iconography, which generalize the design references of managing the structure of narrative iconography, these categories are: (1) scene information; (2) event descriptions; (3) character features; (4) amusing and paradoxical parts; According to these decomposed structural categories of visual narrative iconography, pictures of distinct categories possess respective structural functions. The reference principles of designing narrative iconography have to center on the narrative iconography structure and the visual representation, the former is concentrate on: (1) the structural tempo may produce the climax of story line; (2) the ratio of chapters should match the narrative structure; (3) to transmit iconography message definitely; (4) the connection may provide the link of meaning; The later emphasizes: (1) to invent the space distinguishing features, to establish scene information; (2) to convey multiple layer meanings, to enrich the expressions of incidents; (3) to project the sentimental reactions, to account for the character features; (4) to transform the frame atmosphere, to raise amusements and paradoxes. This research had proceed the analysis of narrative iconography structure, and conclude the classification structure and the management prescription. Through this visual narrative iconography research, we were looking forward to be able to assist designers in applying visual narrative iconography efficiently.