Digital media – Introduction.1
Traditional media vs new media.
- Every age will have its own considered ‘traditional technology. Around 17,000 years ago cave painting were the traditional media. and looked like this.
- In todays digital world the traditional media is considered as CDs – in so many years time it is thought that children will not know what a cd is.
- Books will be more familiar than cds are today .
- Cave painting just like cds and books have a pictorial and representational meaning to the prehistoric time, it was there way of communicating. Today we still use pictoral methods such as art and photography, these deliver narratives however in todays digital world we don’t use them as our only way to communicate.