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A review for Mr.Needles photography final
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In digital photography the device by which the image is transmitted by the lens and stores electronic images until they can be printed or transferred to a computer
maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system
The amount of time the shutter inside the camera is open to expose your photo.
the djustable opening in the lens of a camera that limits the amount of light
Film speed (ISO)
the relative sensitivity of photographic film (or the digital card) of a camera to light--how fast it reacts to light
regulates the amount of time light is exposed to the film or sensor.
The amount of light that falls on the photographic medium (this is controlled by a combination of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO settings)
Depth of field
the distance between the minimum object distance and the furthest point from the camera a subject can be positioned while remaining in focus. (As the aperture becomes smaller, the depth of field in an image increases)
The rule of thirds
says that a picture can be broken down into 1/3 sections horizontally and vertically. This makes a Grid of 9 rectangles or squares.
Inventor of photographs.
The first commercially successful color process and resulted in a color transparency
a type of early photograph, developed by william H.F. Talbot that is characterized by its grainy quality.
United States inventor of a dry-plate process of developing photographic film and of flexible film (his firm introduced roll film) and of the box camera and of a process for color photography (1854-1932)
Antoine and Louis Lumiere
French inventors who created the first full-color transparency and the film projector
The photographer whose idea it was to send teams of photographers (along with himself) to photograph the American Civil War
United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his motion studys taken with a series of still cameras (1830-1904)
n. an early photograph produced on a silver or a silver-covered copper plate; also : the process of producing such photographs (named for Daguerre of Paris who first published such photos in 1839)
Photographer who used his pictures to draw attention to social problems such as child labor and the poor living conditions of immigrants in New York City. He made 5,000 pictures for the National Child Labor Committee.
A tilted shot, usually with a handheld camera
a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion
An Adobe Photoshop tool with series of dotted lines used for selecting things in squares or rectangles
An Adobe Photoshop tool with cowboy lasso used for selecting things with the mouse
The Crop tool
An Adobe Photoshop tool used to trim images.
An Adobe Photoshop keyboard shortcut for "select all"
An Adobe Photoshop keyboard shortcut for "copy"
An Adobe Photoshop keyboard shortcut for "paste"
An Adobe Photoshop keyboard shortcut for "free-transform"
Invented in China in 500 BC by Mo Ti, the it is made out of an arrangement of lenses and mirrors in a box (or room) that is darkened. When looking through the lens of a 'camera obscura', the view presented is actually reflected through the mirrors onto the paper or cloth and allows the artist to draw by tracing the outline.
Subject & Treatment
The two key elements that all pictures have.
Allows you to get close to the subject of the picture. Produces a magnified, clear, consice image. On the camera it is represented by a flower icon.
a camera mode for scenes containing both near and far subject. On the camera it is represented by a mountain and cloud icon.
Early 1900's photographer who exposed social and political evils in the U.S. with his novel "How The Other Half Lives"; exposed the poor conditions of the poor tenements in NYC and Hell's Kitchen
United States photographer remembered for her portraits of rural workers during the Depression (1895-1965)
the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it
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