5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Point and Shoot Camera
- Fox Talbot
- a 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.
- b 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.
- c British inventor in the 1800's and photographer, who created the Calotype process, which is what modern photographic processes are derived.
- d The composition technique using objects in your photo to frame your subject, creating depth and interest.
- e An automatic, easy to use camera that determines your exposure and focus for you.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Used to crop into your photograph more, cutting out distracting objects or to move into your subject. Shortcut: 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.
- The amount of light needed to make a photograph.
- The astronomer who discovered sodium thiosulfate can be used to 'fix' photographs and allow them to be taken into open light.
- The number of pixels per inch in your image. Often referred to in pixels per inch or ppi. A higher number will give you more detail and fineness in your image.
5 True/False questions
Perspective → The opening in the lens that allows light to come through to expose your photo.
Repetition → 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.
Overexposed → Allowing too much light into your camera for your photograph. Your photo will be too light or white.
Underexposed → Allowing too little light into your camera for your photograph. Your photo will be too dark or black.
Single Lens Reflex Camera → An automatic, easy to use camera that determines your exposure and focus for you.