|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In general, modern photography claims that the ___________ is irrelevant within the picture's creation.
2. Paintings, however accurate or realistic, are not the object, but a ___________ of that object.
3. Some theorize that the practice of photography allows the disclosure of a ___________ truth.
4. The Chinese government denounced Antonioni's film as anti-Chinese and anti-___________.
5. At times in the photography movement, the __________ is considered important while at other times it is not.
6. Who was rendered with Antonioni's typical flair and technique, featuring long shots, close-ups, jarring juxtaposition, and a focus on the ordinary?
(a) Chung Koan.
(b) Ching Kon.
(c) Chang Kon.
(d) Chung Kuo.
7. Most continue to claim that photography is entirely _________, according to the research of Sontag.
8. Photography enjoyed a boost when the public learned that photographs could be ______________.
(b) Kept forever.
9. Balzac was one of many philosophers who believed that photographs are somehow permanently invasive of the process of ________.
10. Modern photography seems to admit that __________ is the sum total of all art in photography.
11. Both painting and photography share a devotion to traditional __________ within their finished pieces.
12. In a sense, according to Sontag, photography actually helps to ____________ beauty as society defines it.
(c) Clean up.
13. Most - nearly all - __________ images are photographs, according to Sontag's findings.
14. Many people fear being photographed because they fear the camera's ___________ of their looks.
15. Photography is published in books with _______ of white space and precise layouts, making it seem artistic.
Short Answer Questions
1. _____________ is easy, rapid, and can be performed by just about anyone, according to Sontag.
2. _____________ were circulated condemning the film as a gross mischaracterization of China and the Chinese.
3. The reaction to the film in China is illustrative of an essential ____________ difference in the way that photography is understood.
4. Chinese tastes favor well-______________ presentations within photography, according to the book.
5. Another method of falsifying photographs is to falsely __________ them, according to Sontag's findings.
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