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The Visual Life: Active Observation

Lecture no. 21 from the course: Visual Literacy Skills: How to See

The Visual Life: Active Observation

Taught by Professor Carrie Patterson | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

Investigate what it means to become an intentional active observer. Consider practical ways to challenge or suspend ordinary perception in order to see in new ways and change your perspective. Practice convergent thinking and divergent thinking, non-linear brainstorming, sketching, and other techniques to expand your awareness and strip away assumptions about what you see.