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5 Matching questions

  1. Image Size
  2. Equivalent Exposure
  3. Crop tool
  4. Matthew Brady
  5. Single Lens Reflex Camera
  1. a In order to change your aperture or shutter speed to effect the aesthetics of your photo, you can find the proper exposure at a different f-stop and shutter speed, but still allow the same amount of light into your camera. i.e. 1/125 @ f16 = 1/500 @ f8 .
  2. b 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.
  3. c A camera with a movable mirror and detachable lenses that allows you to see exactly what you will be photographing.
  4. d Used to crop into your photograph more, cutting out distracting objects or to move into your subject. Shortcut: c
  5. e In Photoshop, go to Image:Image Size: uncheck the resolution box, select Bicubic Sharper, recheck the resolution box, change your resolution to 360 ppi, then change either your width (horizontal image) or your height (vertical image).

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. British inventor in the 1800's and photographer, who created the Calotype process, which is what modern photographic processes are derived.
  3. You show this by either stopping or freezing it, or by using the panning technique. Stop action utilizes high shutter speeds, and should be believable. Panning will give a 'blurred' effect to the background and back half of your subject.
  4. 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.
  5. The composition technique using object placement, vanishing points, and receding lines to create the illusion of depth and 3-dimensionality in your photo.

5 True/False questions

  1. HerschelThe opening in the lens that allows light to come through to expose your photo.


  2. OverexposedAllowing too much light into your camera for your photograph. Your photo will be too light or white.


  3. AlbumenThe 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.


  4. Johan SchulzeGerman chemist who discovered silver salts are light sensitive. They would later be used to create photo paper.


  5. BDEPixels Per Inch - the amount of pixels per inch on your screen or image - the number talks about your resolution. Larger numbers will give you more detail and smoothness in your image.


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