I was looking at some work by Kevin Van Aelst and found some interesting ideas. The first two images particularly sparked my attention because they are photographs, and I just like how they make up an image. I made me think about how I could illustrate some of my pages... and a final piece. Just because it's a diary, doesn't mean it has to be in the form of a book. It can be done however I choose to.
Another aspect that intrigued me from the last meeting was Information Graphics. I have looked at this before but never done anything with it, and I was thinking this might be an interesting way to display some of the visual material for my journal. Some examples;
Now the above image really caught my attention, mainly due to the fact that it was made up from words... linking to my idea of using dada poetry. I like that here they have created a map of China, highlighted in a different colour, to compliment and relate to the text.