Use nature's beauty as the subject of your photographs. Landscape photography may range from majestic mountains to urban skylines and anywhere in between. Take this quiz to learn more about the challenges of landscape photography.
What is landscape photography?
photographs of nature
photographs of plants
photographs of animals
Why may people be present in landscape photographs?
to set up a more interesting photograph
to show scale
to include indigenous people in the scene
What is scale with regard to photography?
indicates film speed
indicates size of the lens
What is a landscape photograph style?
What landscape photograph style doesn't include nature scenes?
What style may use camera filters to soften the photos?
What is the starting price for a single-lens reflex camera?
What does a SLR cameras use to project an image from a lens onto film?
What camera accessory may be used to heighten or sharpen color photos?
How can filters effect the color of the sky?
filter out glare
soften the sun
Who was a professional photographer?
What is photographic composition?
framing of the picture
point of view
What is the rule of thirds?
divides the photo into three sections horizontally
divides the photo into three sections vertically
What does placing an object in the foreground of a photo help the viewer do?
where to start looking
interpret the meaning of the photo
imagine what is not in the photo
What are the magic hours of photography?
when lighting is the brightest
when lighting is best
when lightens is the dimmest
When are the magic hours?
before and after sunrise
before and after sunset
How should you adjust your camera for low light?
allow for less exposure
allow for more exposure
use a telephoto lens
What should you take into account when filming still water?
What weight tripod should you purchase?
heavy enough to support your camera and lens
light enough to carry to your desired location
How does a photographer set up a representational scene?