Communicating with images: example of possible workshops activity

Year of production: 2020

Image is illustrative. By Max Panamá on Unsplash.

The practice is looking to:

  • Increase the potential for participation and comparison among youngsters through the possibility of working with image and idea concepts;
  • Develop youngsters logical skills and perceptual/visual observation, multiple prospective reflections;
  • Acquisition of knowledge and use of modern communication languages;
  • Understanding of the expressive codes of cinematography and photography, current information and social media;
  • Acquisition of the essential elements of the history of images, transversal to genres and formats;
  • Analyze the relationship between film text and historiography;
  • Develop new opportunities for dialogue and confrontation.



Education, gaming, digital citizenship, creativity and participation explored with the media: Centro Zaffiria works every day around these subjects.In recent years the main activity of the Centro Zaffiria has been to collaborate with schools and teachers to promote a greater knowledge of digital media education, which we consider today essential since childhood.Rge website features yhe didactic resources of Centro Zaffiria that are all only in Italian, but you can find some of their materials in English language on external websites, such as:App Your School - Migrant liter@cies - Emels - Film: a language without borders - French: Tandem -