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An identifying mark or trademark is referred to as a(n) _______.
motion
Edward Muybridge is best known for photographing people and animals in:
persistence of vision
Film depends on a phenomenon called _______ in which the human brain retains a visual image for a fraction of a second longer than the human eye records, making everything we see continuous and uninterrupted.
daguerreotype
One of the earliest forms of photographic images was a:
people
Perfecting the photographic process, Louis Daguerre was able to include _______ in his photographs, as seen in his 1839 photo Le Boulevard du Temple.
typography
The art of composing printed material from letterforms is called:
camera obscura
The device invented in the 16th century as a means of capturing and fixing images from the natural world whose name means "dark room" is:
Chaz Maviyane-Davies
The work Absolute Power is typical of the designer:
Steiglitz
_______ was an early advocate of photography as an art form. He/she opened a gallery in New York City in 1905.
poster
A(n) _______ is a picture or decoration created to enhance displayed written material, inform the public and catch the viewer's eye.
Ansel Adams
A promoter of environmentalism and social problems, this artist is known primarily for photographs of the natural environment, such as Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California.
written material
An illustration is commonly used alongside:
shot
In filmmaking, each unbroken sequence of movie frames, with the camera still rolling, is called a:
digital
Many contemporary photographers use new _______ technology, exemplified by Andreas Gursky's Statesville, Illinois.
daguerreotype
The method of photography that first allowed families in the United States and Europe to collect photos of themselves was:
Nam June Paik
This artist is best known for expanding the traditional limitations of artistic media by incorporating video and electronic media into his/her artwork, as can be seen in Video Flag Z.
Margaret Bourke-White
This photographer of Atop the Chrysler Building was associated with Life magazine.
experimental film
This still from Oskar Fischinger's film Circles is considered to be the first:
Edwin Land
_______ invented the Polaroid camera.
Bourke-White
_______ is credited with introducing the concept of the photo essay.