Multimedia StoryTelling

By the students of MCJ300 at The University of Southern Mississippi

Coffee Portraitures

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Aside from this being a very interesting topic for a video, I think this demonstrates what we’ve been learning in class, which is the five shot rule.

This video opens with a close up of somebody pouring coffee into a cup, and talking in the background. Then there is a wider shot of him working. By about the sixth shot, we finally see the subject, Mike Breach, who is the artist of the coffee portraits.

I found this video to be very interesting, and it definitely drew me in and kept me watching. The shots are in a logical order and it makes sense. It makes for a great story the way everything is set up.

You can find more of Breach’s coffee portraitures on his Tumblr.

This was featured on This is Colossal, an art blog.

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Written by Leah Lewis

April 5, 2013 at 7:51 pm

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  1. Great example of five-shot sequence. i may use this next semester. Thanks!

    bloggingmom67

    April 8, 2013 at 4:09 pm


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