Use words and images together with your vocabulary targets.

Think of images to help tell the story of your words

Digital Storytelling - S.T.A.R. Vocabulary Wiki

Example:

"My father's eyes were always looking farther than anything I could see.
When his eyes and mine would meet there were no separations, no gaping
wounds of isolation..."
http://dsi.kqed.org/index.php/projects/stories/56/