5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a The French artist who developed the first successful means to create images using silver plated copper sheets.
- b The arrangement of subjects and objects in the frame of your photo.
- c The photographic process in which glass plates were coated with egg white and silver nitrate solution to be used as negatives. This process was most used during the Civil War.
- d The composition technique using repetition of objects, colors, textures, or lines to create interest and attention for your viewer. Breaking the repetition is also a way to draw interest for your viewer. Odd numbered groupings are best - 3 or 5.
- e The opening in the lens that allows light to come through to expose your photo.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- He gained recognition due to his documentation of the Civil War. He not only photographed many of the battles himself, but also coordinated a group of other photographers to go and document as well. Because of his work during this time, he became known as the father of photojournalism.
- The first person to ever appear in a photograph. He appeared only because he was not moving while Niepce exposed his photograph of the street scene from his window.
- The number defining how large or small your aperture is set to. Smaller numbers (1, 1.4, 2, 2.8) equal a larger opening, whereas larger numbers (22, 32, 45, 64) equal a smaller opening.
- Most well known for his landscape photographs, he became the first widely accepted commercial fine art photographer. He also created the Zone System which revolutionized the quality and standards for black and white darkroom printing.
- Used to move objects and layers on your document. Shortcut: v
5 True/False Questions
Single Lens Reflex Camera → An automatic, easy to use camera that determines your exposure and focus for you.
Sodium Thiosulfate → The time of day that gives the best light for photographing generally during the first and last hours of light during the day.
Landscape → This genre of photography is most used as fine art photography, and challenges the photographer to creatively show more than what is seen through personal interpretation.
Underexposed → Allowing too little light into your camera for your photograph. Your photo will be too dark or black.
Subject → An adjustment in Photoshop used to fine tune the overall exposure, and also work on the contrast of your image.