Camera Knowledge Trivia: MCQ Quiz

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Camera Knowledge Trivia: MCQ Quiz

Did you know that a camera is an optical item utilized for capturing an image? The lenses focus the light entering the camera, which can be broadened or narrowed to adjust the amount of light in the camera. A shutter item determines the amount of time the photo-sensitive exterior is visible to the light. Get ready to say cheese and prove your camera knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    One of the first and most important choices you face when framing each shot of your video is how large to show the principal subject and his or her surroundings. This is referred to as the __________________.
    • A. 

      Shot Exposure

    • B. 

      Shot Composition

    • C. 

      Long Shot

    • D. 

      Camera Angle

  • 2. 
    Define Long Shot:
    • A. 

      The subject remains dominated by the much larger background area.

    • B. 

      The subject becomes the primary focus within the shot, but only a small portion of the background is visible.

    • C. 

      The subject fills the screen and is clearly the central focus of the shot.

  • 3. 
    Define Medium Shot:
    • A. 

      The subject remains dominated by the much larger background area.

    • B. 

      The subject becomes the primary focus within the shot, but only a small portion of the background is visible.

    • C. 

      The subject fills the screen and is clearly the central focus of the shot.

  • 4. 
    In movies, the villain is often shot from a ___________ to make them appear more sinister.
    • A. 

      Low Angle

    • B. 

      High Angle

    • C. 

      Mid Angle

    • D. 

      Stand Still

  • 5. 
    ______________ is performed by tilting the camera to the side so the shot is no longer level/straight.
    • A. 

      High Angle

    • B. 

      Bird's Eye

    • C. 

      Point of View Shot

    • D. 

      Dutch Angle

  • 6. 
    _____________________________ is a device used to shift the audience’s point of view or focus from one plane to another in one shot.
    • A. 

      Collage

    • B. 

      Racking Focus

    • C. 

      Low Angle

    • D. 

      Storyboard

  • 7. 
    If I want to remove reflections from a window I use a __________________ filter.
    • A. 

      Neutral density filter

    • B. 

      Red filter

    • C. 

      Polarized filter

  • 8. 
    If I move my camera from left to right I am __________________ .
    • A. 

      Panning

    • B. 

      Tilting

    • C. 

      Dollying

  • 9. 
    If I move my camera front to back on a set of tracks I am ___________________ .
    • A. 

      Tilting

    • B. 

      Panning

    • C. 

      Dollying

  • 10. 
    If I'm shooting a DIRTY OTS I have part of my foreground blocked by the person who is listening to the other person in the background.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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