I’m Ready For My Closeup

In making this assignment, I learned more about Canva that I didn’t know about. I wasn’t aware I could crop and alter the transparency of images, which was exactly what I needed to do for this assignment. I took one of the most iconic spies of our generation, Carmen Cortez of Spy Kids, and superimposed her on the movie poster of Sharkboy and Lavagirl. While the two movies don’t share any characters, comparisons have been drawn between the two so much that some theorize that the two movies share a universe together. Here, Carmen is discovering the two superheros and is clearly not interested in making friends with them. Maybe she thinks Taylor Lautner is cute and is jealous of Lavagirl.

One Reply to “I’m Ready For My Closeup”

  1. I think the way you chose to play with transparency is interesting in this piece. It makes sense because you could not see both images otherwise. Though potentially maybe Carmen’s face could be moved to show more of the background pair, but maybe that’s just my style/

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