Quiz Over Basic Photography

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Photography Quizzes & Trivia

One way that people use to capture a memory or experience is by capturing them in a photogram. These days there are different ways that you can secure and save your photographs for an unlimited time. Do you consider yourself a modern Ansel Adams? Take up the quiz below on basic photography and confirm it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Aperture is measured in.....
    • A. 

      F Stops

    • B. 

      G stops

    • C. 

      F's

    • D. 

      Fractions

  • 2. 
    What is the largest fstop?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      1.4

    • D. 

      2/3

  • 3. 
    A smaller fstop....
    • A. 

      Allows in an equal amount of light

    • B. 

      Allows less light in

    • C. 

      Allows more light in

    • D. 

      Blocks light entirely

  • 4. 
    What does using the +/- symbol on your camera do?
    • A. 

      It makes the image larger or smaller

    • B. 

      It changes the lightness or darkness of the image

    • C. 

      It adds or subtracts images

    • D. 

      It deletes images

  • 5. 
    The first 100 shot box camera was created by....
    • A. 

      Fugi films

    • B. 

      E. Lumix

    • C. 

      Eastman Canon

    • D. 

      Eastman Kodak

  • 6. 
    ISO is the....
    • A. 

      Shutter speed

    • B. 

      Aperture

    • C. 

      Film speed

    • D. 

      Isometric sound option

  • 7. 
    Using a higher ISO........
    • A. 

      Is appropriate in underwater photography

    • B. 

      Doesn't effect an digital image

    • C. 

      Adds less noise/grain to a digital image

    • D. 

      Adds more noise/grain to a digital image

  • 8. 
    A new type of lens was developed in 1840 that improved photography immensely.  It was called the
    • A. 

      Partridge Lens

    • B. 

      Petzval Lens

    • C. 

      Purple Lens

    • D. 

      Pencil Lens

  • 9. 
    The faster the shutter speed the easier it is to....
    • A. 

      Shoot moving objects that are out of focus

    • B. 

      Shoot moving objects clearly

    • C. 

      Shoot still objects

    • D. 

      Shoot one object that isn't in focus

  • 10. 
    "Macro" mode defined by a flower icon, is used to....
    • A. 

      Take clear close-up shots

    • B. 

      Turn the camera on

    • C. 

      Take crisp distance shots

    • D. 

      Help the light settings

  • 11. 
    The rule of thirds suggests...
    • A. 

      Is a grid for graphing

    • B. 

      The picture should be taken in 1/3 of the required space

    • C. 

      The most interesting part of the photogragh should be positioned 1/3 of the way through the picture

    • D. 

      The most interesting part of the photogragh should be positioned 2/3 of the way through the picture

  • 12. 
    P.O.V stands for..
    • A. 

      Pretend Optic Volume

    • B. 

      Possible Optimal Velocity

    • C. 

      Point Of Vector

    • D. 

      Point Of View

  • 13. 
    Selective Focus is when
    • A. 

      The subject is in focus and the background is blurry

    • B. 

      The background is in focus and the subject is blurry

    • C. 

      All of the picture is in focus

    • D. 

      All of the picture is blurry

  • 14. 
    Direct light causes
    • A. 

      Blindness

    • B. 

      Soft shadows

    • C. 

      Hard edges and dark shadows

    • D. 

      Soft edges and light shadows

  • 15. 
    Diffused light creates
    • A. 

      An unsuccessful photograph

    • B. 

      A blurry picture

    • C. 

      A photo completely in shadow

    • D. 

      Few if any shadows

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