The Key to my Heart

Two Heads Better than One

These two photographs belong to Yon Ankersmit’s Red Tape - Can I Play Too? series. The one on the left is titled The Key to my Heart; the one above, Two Heads Better than One.

Reading the Photographs - Guiding Questions

How do you describe and interpret the subject matter in each photograph?

How does the series title, and the individual photograph title influence your reading of each work?

What compositional decisions has the photograper made when selecting the sky for each photograph? How does the sky affect your reading of each image?

Each image has been photographed from a low viewpoint, showing precise detail. How does this affect the meaning of the images?