Photography Quiz For Photography Lovers

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Photography Quiz For Photography Lovers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not true of photography?
    • A. 

      It is thought to be a "yardstick of reality"

    • B. 

      Its development was a response to man's desire to faithfully reproduce what he saw

    • C. 

      It offers anyone a technical tool for capturing an image

    • D. 

      Since it requires a tool, the camera, the skills of the photographer have little to do with the end product- the photograph

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not true of Pictorialism?
    • A. 

      It was a movement in which artists used photography as a means of personal expression

    • B. 

      It allowed artists to create photographs that mirrored avant garde painting styles of the day

    • C. 

      Artists sometimes manipulated photos in the darkroom to achieve desired results, such as deliberate haziness or added brushstrokes

    • D. 

      Artists merely shot what they saw

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not true of photography?
    • A. 

      Prior to the invention of the camera, all permanent images were painted or drawn

    • B. 

      The invention of photography posed serious questions about the future importance of painting

    • C. 

      While some artists completely rejected photography, others saw it as a tool to enhance their work

    • D. 

      Today, photography is not considered a fine art form

  • 4. 
    Which of the following was the first successful permanent photographic process that captured an image?
    • A. 

      Daguerreotype

    • B. 

      Camera Lucida

    • C. 

      Camera Obscura

    • D. 

      Cartes des Visites

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not true, in regards to this photo?
    • A. 

      This work reflects a true story about a girl who is dying of comsumption

    • B. 

      This photo was a commercial success

    • C. 

      This work illustrates how a photograph can potentially lie to the viewer

    • D. 

      This composition is known as a photomontage

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not a characteristic of Formalist photo ( Formalism) ?
    • A. 

      A single object as subject matter

    • B. 

      A composition that tells a story

    • C. 

      Dramatic use of lighting

    • D. 

      Use of line and texture

  • 7. 
    To which category does this photo belong?
    • A. 

      Photojournalism

    • B. 

      Social Commentary

    • C. 

      Formalism

    • D. 

      Pictorialism

  • 8. 
    To which category does this work belong?
    • A. 

      Pictorialism

    • B. 

      Straight Photography

    • C. 

      Social Commentary

    • D. 

      Formalism

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not true of photography today?
    • A. 

      Digital photography evolved from developments in video teleconferencing technology

    • B. 

      Digital photography has largely replaced film

    • C. 

      Digital photography has not evolved much since its inception

    • D. 

      Fine art photographers embrace digital photography today

  • 10. 
    Which of the following was not a problem for which a solution was found during the evolution of film photography?
    • A. 

      Making a captured image permanent

    • B. 

      The creation of a negative that allowed for image reversal and the making of multiples

    • C. 

      A shift from analog to digital image storage

    • D. 

      Color

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