Camera Quizzes & Trivia

Say CHEESE! The word CAMERA comes from the Latin words “camera obscura”. I bet you didn’t know that! Any guess what these words mean? We use cameras to capture and record precious moments in our lives.

Do you know the history of cameras and its evolution? Or what company invented the first digital camera? How about the company that first introduced the use of instant film? I hope you click with our quizzes! Do you know your way around camera settings? You always hear people say SLR or DSLR cameras. Do you know what these letters stand for?

If you think you have what it takes to be called an expert in cameras, check out how much you know about this very flashy device! Focus and zoom in to our collection of quizzes. Enjoy!

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 350   |  Last updated: Jan 22, 2013
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    What CODEC does our camera use?

Test 1 on Digital Camera basics

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 319   |  Last updated: Jan 4, 2013
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    LCD stands for   

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 135   |  Last updated: Dec 12, 2019

Camera Blocking For Emotional Intent�

Questions: 14  |  Attempts: 109   |  Last updated: Jan 23, 2013
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    Each new shot in a sequence creates either:(1) information or (2) 

How well do you know your camera shots? As you will be assuming a roll in filming, it is important that you know these shots!

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 92   |  Last updated: Dec 20, 2012
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    Why are 90% of camera shots "talking heads?"

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Camera Questions & Answers

What does the gain control on an ENG/EFP camera compensate for electronically?
The answer to this question is A. The EFP refers to the Electronic Field Production wherein the video shoot may happen outside in the field. This means that instead of shooting at a regular film studio, there will be different settings wherein the di
What is the difference between SLR and DSLR?
People who love cameras will have no problems with determining the difference between a DSLR and an SLR camera. SLR means Single Lens and Reflex mirror which refers to what a camera has so that it will be effective in taking amazing photos. The DSLR
What is the difference between Handycam and Camcorder?
There is no big difference between Handycam and Camcorder. The camcorder is from the two words 'camera and recorder'. It is a portable electronic device which can be used to make video and audio recording on to a storage device. Handycam is just a ty
What is the difference between DSLR and Point and Shoot?
A digital single-lens reflex or DSLR camera is a point and shoot camera. DSLR usually has better lenses and sensors in contrast to the usual point and shoot. DSLRs also allow better control than what a regular point and shoot cameras are what are pop