5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Motionless Man
- Flatten Layers
- a 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.
- b 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.
- c The composition technique of creating a very simple photo with one subject and no distractions for the viewer.
- d The amount of light needed to make a photograph.
- e Layers: Flatten. Do this only before you print - you should always keep a saved version of your photo that is unflattened, so you can go back and adjust as you need to without having to start over completely.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 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.
- Basic Daylight Exposure or the Sunny 16 Rule. On a sunny day, your proper exposure outdoors will always be 1/125th of a second at f16.
- 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.
- German chemist who discovered silver salts are light sensitive. They would later be used to create photo paper.
- An adjustment in Photoshop used to bring your highlights and shadows into a better range for your histogram. Can be used to work on the overall exposure of your image.
5 True/False Questions
Ansel Adams → When properly used, they will create depth, contrast and added interest for your viewer.
Rule of Thirds → The composition technique that breaks your frame into 9 even squares, and concentrates on keeping your subject outside of the center square, to keep your viewer's eye moving around the composition.
Subject → The object, subject, or thing that is the main point of your photo.
Joseph Niecephore Niepce → The man who successfully took the very first photograph.
Camera Obscura → The first camera, developed during the Rennaisance period. It was the size of a room, and literally means dark room.