|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Most continue to claim that photography is entirely _________, according to the research of Sontag.
2. __________ is difficult, tedious, and performed by skilled experts, according to Sontag in this book.
3. The photographic __________ need not capture or immortalize transient defects, as it was now seen in society.
4. Photography is published in books with _______ of white space and precise layouts, making it seem artistic.
5. Photographs are clearly superior at recording information in comparison to __________.
6. Chinese tastes favor well-______________ presentations within photography, according to the book.
7. By __________, photography became an acceptable part of modern day life, according to the book.
8. Many people fear being photographed because they fear the camera's ___________ of their looks.
9. An audience cares about the subject being photographed, yet wants little to do with the _______________.
10. This chapter says that society seems to prefer ________ to things, and continues to repeat this idea throughout the text.
11. Others believe that photography is purely _________ and entirely devoid of interpretation in a subjective sense.
12. Photography enjoyed a boost when the public learned that photographs could be ______________.
(d) Kept forever.
13. A photograph is reliable as it is contrived through a __________, hence putatively reliable, process.
14. Just like painting and other forms of art, photography has had various ____________.
15. The main question becomes whether photography is a high art or if it is merely a __________ reproduction by a machine.
Short Answer Questions
1. Photography allows painting to focus on the purely __________ of the object being captured.
2. The question becomes whether photography is a ___________ process of documentation via machine, or not.
3. Photographs present the real, but it is a ________ real of acquisition via mechanical duplication, according to the chapter.
4. Both painting and photography share a devotion to traditional __________ within their finished pieces.
5. Even banal or vapid objects can be made _____________ by being photographed, according to this chapter.
This section contains 365 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)