Photography Quizzes & Trivia

You have to capture these questions in all their beauty. If you do not time everything just right then the whole thing will be in vain. Photography makes the topic of our present quiz and you will be put up against some tough questions.

How many of them can you answer correctly? What are the two ways in which light or other electromagnetic radiation can be recorded? When was the first permanent color photograph taken? What is a camera obscura? What company introduced the first modern “integral tripack”? Who introduced autochrome, the first commercially successful color process? What company introduced, in 1981, the first charge-coupled device camera, eliminating the need for film? Everything is in place. Now smile and say “Cheese!”.

Test your basic knowledge of photography. If you want to begin working as a pro or you are working as a pro you should get an 85 or above on this test. You have 8 minutes to complete this quiz! 

Questions: 21  |  Attempts: 4295   |  Last updated: Jan 13, 2017
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    F2.8 @ 60th/sec ISO 100 is equal to f4 @ ____/sec ISO 200

Some people get to own a camera and all of a sudden consider themselves to be photographers. Being worth the title of a photographer takes a lot of practice and knowledge and even some classes. Are you an aspiring photographer...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 4042   |  Last updated: Feb 1, 2019
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    What is the name of this type of shot?                                  

Please answer the following questions to the best of your ability.

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 1258   |  Last updated: Aug 21, 2017
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    An action photo that tells a story or captures a moment is a __________________.

Test your photography knowledge with this simple PhotoActive Quiz. Our first quiz covers exposure setting - apertures and shutter speeds etc.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 864   |  Last updated: Feb 25, 2019
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    Which is the widest aperture setting?

This quiz will test your basic knowledge about photography terminology and composition concepts.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 656   |  Last updated: Feb 25, 2019
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    What is the best definition for composition in relation to photography?

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