Creative Photography Module 11 Study Guide
Terms in this set (10)
Annie Leibovitz was famous for what type of pictures?
Portraits of recognizable people.
Ansel Adams was famous for what type of pictures?
Fine art photography, namely in black and white.
What was Group f/64?
A group formed with a commitment to "straight" photography instead of artistic interpretation. The name came from the small aperture setting (f/64) which gave the greatest depth of field for a photograph.
What was the Zone System?
A way of adjusting the exposure in a photograph to maximize shadows and highlights.
Edward Weston was known for what type of pictures?
Fine art photographs that emphasized the beauty of natural form.
What was the Edward Weston Print of the Month?
Weston began the "Edward Weston Print of the Month" to create income. For five dollars a month, subscribers received a limited edition print from his work.
Dorothea Lange was famous for what type of pictures?
Photographs that documented the hard times of the Depression era and revealed social difficulties.
Lange worked with the War Relocation Authority to what?
Lange worked for the War Relocation Authority to document the forced evacuation of Japanese Americans on the West Coast to relocation camps.
Who was known as the 'Father of Journalism'?
Alfred Eisenstaedt was famous for what type of pictures?
Hw was known for his candid photographs and spontaneous moments.