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From the simple camera obscura - a darkened box with a small hole through which to project an image - with a silver iodide plate inside to the digital cameras of our time, photography has come a long way both technologically and as a form of art. If you love taking photos or wish to study the technology and techniques of photographing, this category will have the quizzes for you. Quizzes about famous photographs can be found in Humanities:Arts.
21 Photography quizzes and 220 Photography trivia questions and fun facts.
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  Classic Compositions You Should Know Classic Compositions You Should Know editor best quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are a number of compositional techniques that you should be aware of when taking photographs. Here are ten of them for you to 'take a shot' at identifying.
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Aug 14 20
Average
reedy gold member
Aug 14 20
483 plays
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  Photography Lessons Find the Mistake Photography Lessons: Find the Mistake popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I'll show you a picture with a problem and a description of the error, then you tell me what it is. They are both technical and aesthetic things. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Apr 13 17
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zebra101
Apr 13 17
1977 plays
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This quiz looks at digital cameras and some basic techniques that those interested in digital photography should be familiar with. The points covered in this quiz apply to all digital cameras and some may also apply to traditional film cameras.
Average, 15 Qns, SisterSeagull, Jul 23 17
Average
SisterSeagull gold member
Jul 23 17
392 plays
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  Photography History top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ten questions on the very early history of photography for you. Smile for the birdie.
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Aug 28 21
Easier
Creedy gold member
Aug 28 21
1746 plays
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When photographed in a studio setting, smoke becomes a beautiful and almost abstract subject. In this quiz, I will take you through the steps to create your own smoke photos. Only basic photography knowledge is needed. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Feb 08 15
Average
zebra101
619 plays
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  Can You Please Focus? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Do you know much about cameras and photography? I didn't until I wrote this quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, lones78, Jun 30 18
Average
lones78 gold member
Jun 30 18
1753 plays
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  Photography Lessons How to Light Paint Photography Lessons: How to Light Paint - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about a photography technique known as light painting. Only basic photography knowledge is needed. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Jul 04 15
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zebra101
577 plays
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  Baby It's You popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Yes, it's you in the photograph, so let's see how the experience of having your picture taken has changed over the years.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Jan 06 15
Average
looney_tunes editor
640 plays
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  Photography Lessons: Know the Acronyms - 10 questions - 4 mins
A new friend of yours is a photographer, and when he discusses his favorite hobby he throws out some photo jargon you don't understand, and it doesn't help that the phrases are acronyms, too. Can you figure out what he's talking about? Enjoy!
Easier, 10 Qns, zebra101, Sep 07 13
Easier
zebra101
913 plays
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  Photo Technology - 15 questions - 7 mins
This quiz deals with the technical aspects of photography, including cameras, lenses, film, and digital photography. A "serious amateur" should know almost all of the answers to these questions.
Difficult, 15 Qns, OldOne, Apr 19 17
Difficult
OldOne
Apr 19 17
5126 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Nowadays, most cameras are made in Japan or other countries in the Far East. Which of these was NOT a Japanese camera manufacturer?

From Quiz "I Shoot People - The Camera Quiz"




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  History of Photography - 10 questions - 5 mins
This a little quiz about photography. Questions are related to names and advances in the process of taking a simple photo. Enjoy.
Tough, 10 Qns, JPS, Dec 05 12
Tough
JPS
4511 plays
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  I Shoot People - The Camera Quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Say cheese! This quiz is about cameras, photographs and the people who use and produce them and was the result of an Author Central challenge by runaway_drive.
Tough, 10 Qns, darksplash, Aug 24 09
Tough
darksplash gold member
1475 plays
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  Photography Lessons: The Equipment - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will cover lenses, filters, lighting equipment, cleaning supplies, etc. used in digital photography. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Feb 01 14
Average
zebra101
834 plays
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  What Digital Camera Setting? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your digital camera savvy with this quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, MyGirl2000, Jul 28 18
Average
MyGirl2000
Jul 28 18
544 plays
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  Photography: Lighten Up! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Tag along with Chimpy, a funny photo-monkey, on an enlightened expedition through the mysterious but fascinating world of photography.
Tough, 10 Qns, jthphoto, Aug 26 09
Tough
jthphoto
3252 plays
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  Smile! You're On Candid Camera! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is "focused" on the history of the camera. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Dec 09 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
627 plays
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  Don't Be A Fauxtographer! - 10 questions - 4 mins
How well do you know photography?
Average, 10 Qns, Subicon, Oct 26 20
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Subicon
Oct 26 20
742 plays
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  Photography: General Knowledge - 10 questions - 5 mins
Photography has evolved a lot over the years, but some things haven't changed a bit. This quiz involves a mix of both new and long-existing photographic practices.
Tough, 10 Qns, Bean930, Jan 29 18
Tough
Bean930
Jan 29 18
243 plays
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  The "F" Stops Here - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are some questions about photography and videography.
Tough, 10 Qns, paulbrec, Mar 06 11
Tough
paulbrec
2201 plays
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A quiz to test your knowledge of cameras and photography in the first half of the 20th century.
Average, 10 Qns, Jim_J, Apr 23 21
Average
Jim_J
Apr 23 21
177 plays
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  Nikon History - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz about the history of Nikon cameras.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ccline520, Aug 20 16
Difficult
ccline520
Aug 20 16
1455 plays
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