Ligting 2022

Welcome to your Ligting 2022 practice test.


The hair light, when used as a proper accent light, does its job best when it is positioned

When using a 3:1 lighting ratio, the highlight side of the subject's face measures F5.6. What should the shadow side measure?


If the flash output at 10 feet is F11, what would be the new output if the flash was set to 1/4 power?


With the main light set to F11 and placed at 45° to the subject and the fill located behind the camera, what would be the output of the fill need to be to get a 2:1 lighting ratio at the subject?


Moving the lens from F16 to F5.6 does what to the light reaching the sensor?


Which of the following is NOT a drawback of using an off camera flash with an infra red trigger?

When creating a 4:1 ratio, what is the difference between the highlight side and the shadow side of the face?


Which of the following lighting modifiers would be best for keeping stray light from the main light from striking the background?


Increasing the size of the light source will make the light

When considering the visible light spectrum, some fluorescent lighting may create a color shift to ________ when photographing at 5500K.


You are creating a head shot of a female executive who has something of a "full" face.  Which of the following lighting styles will be the most flattering?


The color temperature of "daylight" is generally said to be


You are photographing a family around dusk and your flash measures F5.6 at 7ft.  You want to use F2.8 to get a shallow depth of field. What is the new distance you will need to place the flash from the family in order to use F2.8?

The main light is placed at 45 degrees from the subject and set to F11. The fill light is placed behind the camera. What is the lighting ratio if the fill light is set to F5.6?


If a flash measures F16 at full power and at 10 feet from the subject, what power setting would be required to have the flash measure F16 when placed 5 feet from the subject?


If a flash exposure measures F11 @ 125 at 100 ISO, what would be the new setting at 400 ISO?


You are photographing a high school senior with his car. The sun is used to back-light him. Which of the following techniques should be used to produce the best result?

When using high speed sync, which of the following is true?


During an environmental session using natural light, the subject has good catchlights in the eyes, but flat lighting on the face. The best way to improve this situation would be to use a


Moving a light source closer to a subject will change the quality of the light by making it


Which of the following would provide the greatest contrast when lighting a subject?


The main light is placed at 45 degrees from the subject and set to F8. The fill light is placed behind the camera. How will it need to be set to create a 3:1 ratio on the subject?


Which of the following is the best choice for photographing a subject in mixed lighting?

When photographing on location outdoors, the best lighting for portraits will likely be found


Which of the following light patterns would flatter a subject with a round face?

When using a 2:1 ratio, the highlight side of the subject's face measures F8. What will the shadow side measure?

LED lights are an example of what type of lighting?

What is the lighting ratio if the subject's face measures F11 on the highlight side and F5.6 on the shadow side?

You are photographing an athlete on the field using multiple off-camera flashes. What is the most reliable method to use for ensuring all flashes fire properly?


To avoid creating a silhouette of a backlit subject,

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