Can you photograph dancers on stage or birds flying overhead in a photo so they look suspended in time? Test your knowledge of high-speed photography techniques with this quiz!
Question 1 of 20
True or false: Only cameras capable of shutter speeds of 1/1000 or greater can be used for high-speed photography.
Question 2 of 20
Which of the following is a photographer's goal when shooting high-speed photographs?
Question 3 of 20
Which of the following camera settings is best for high-speed photography?
Question 4 of 20
What shutter speed is best for capturing an automobile moving at average speed at right angles to the camera?
Question 5 of 20
True or false: You don't have to depend on a fast shutter speed to capture a high-speed shot.
Question 6 of 20
What is the most important thing to do when preparing for high-speed phototraphy?
Question 7 of 20
Which of these f-stop values is the larger aperture?
Question 8 of 20
True or false: Speedlight is the name of a series of high-speed flash products by Canon.
Question 9 of 20
What does the Phototrap Model 33 do that helps high-speed photographers?
Question 10 of 20
According to the online tests at HumanBenchmark.com, what's the average human reaction time between seeing a color and clicking a mouse button?
Question 11 of 20
About how many times faster should your shutter speed be if a subject is moving at right angles to the camera compared to moving toward the camera?
Question 12 of 20
Which of these makes the biggest difference in capturing a good high-speed photograph?
Question 13 of 20
What was the intended subject of the photographs taken by the world's fastest camera?
Question 14 of 20
What shutter speed is sufficient to photograph a person walking past you in the park?
Question 15 of 20
For which of these subjects is light from a flash a good option for freezing the subject in the photograph?
Question 16 of 20
Which flash duration (in seconds) will help capture quick, darting motions, such as those of a hummingbird?
Question 17 of 20
To freeze the subject in a high-speed shot, which of these other aspects of the photograph will you have to sacrifice?
Question 18 of 20
True or false: High-speed photography may be enhanced by faster memory cards for digital devices.
Question 19 of 20
If you don't have an automatic triggering device for your camera, what's another option to cut down on your human reaction time?
Question 20 of 20