Type
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Description

The range of iteams in focus in an image Depth of field
Number indicating the size of the aperture F Stops
Adjustment of the brightness of the red,green,and blue components White Balance
The speed or light sensitivity of a captured image ISO
The lens opening that allows more or less light onto the sensor Aperture
A collection of data in long term storage Archive
It is used to create usually 3 photographs Bracketing
Used for transferring data from your flash memory card to your PC Card Reader
The measure of rate of change of brightness in an image. Contrast
used to calculate the exposure from the existing light conditions Metering
A visible pattern that occurs when one or more halftone screens are mis-registered in a color image Moiré
A thumbnail of all available colors to a computer or devices Palette
An absolute number that the camera's image sensor can physically record Optical Resolution
The degree to which a color is undiluted by white light Saturation
center part of an image Focal Point
an image that appears too dark Under exposure
an image that appears too bright Over Exposure
the quality of any ditigital image Resolution
measure of an object's transparency Opacity
lightens pixels Dodge Tool
darkens pixels Burn Tool

Adobe Photoshop CC Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A selection method that allows you to paint an area of image, and the tool automatically finds edges. Quick Selection Tool
Layers are like stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which you can create images. You can see through the transparent areas of a layer to the layers below. You can work on each layer independently. Layer
A tool to organize layers into a logical order and reduce clutter in the Layers panel. Layer group
Actions that enhance or modify an image with special effects (Blur, sharpen, artistic, distort, noise, stylize, texture, etc)  Filter
Press Z to activate the zoom tool.  Zoom Tool Shortcut
Anti-aliasing smooths the jagged edges of a selection by softening the color transition between edge pixels and background pixels.  Anti-aliasing
The lasso tool makes freehand selections.  Lasso Tool
The backmost image in the layers panel  Background Layer
A subtractive color model used in printing that uses Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black for color channels  CMYK
Creating difference between elements on a page. This can be achieved with color or by varying size, fonts, and font styles  Contrast
Placing the subject of an image into focus or changing contrast, brightness and cropping an image to highlight the subject  Framing
A bitmap image format that supports animations  GIF File
A commonly used format with lossy compression for digital photography  JPEG
Changes the spacing between two letters of text Kerning
A raster graphics file format that supports lossless date compression  PNG
Represented by pixels in a grid layout and cannot be resized without loss of quality  Raster
Converting a vector image into pixels so more special effects/filters can be applied  Rasterizing
creating visual consistency Repetition
Measurement of an image by the number of dots that make it up  Resolution
Color mode best for digital documents (not printed) using Red, Green and Blue  RGB
contains all the tools used when working with images including selection tools, etc..  Tool Bar
created with mathematical calculations, can be resized without loss of quality  Vector Images

Graphic Design and Illustration Crossword

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Description

The extension given to a Photoshop document. .psd
An application within Adobe Photoshop and other Adobe applications that bridges the other Creative Cloud applications. Adobe Bridge
Command that searches for blacks and whites in an image to rearrange color tones. Auto color
Works with images that need some lightening and darkening in highlights and/or shadows. Auto contrast
Adjusts the tonal balance of colors to show detail in highlights and shadows. Auto tone
Command that lets you make simple adjustments to the tonal range of an image. Brightness/Contrast
Command to allow you to replace colors that are opposite the color cast in your image. Color balance
The process of scanning or importing images into the computer so they can be converted to editable digital images for enhancing, retouching, and restoration. Digital Imaging
Measurement of resolution in dots per inch, for printing documents. Dpi
In the Edit menu, it allows you to adjust the amount of the effect you are applying. Fade Command
A tool for quick positioning; like using your own hand. Hand tool
A graph that shows the highlights, shadow, and middle tone properties of an image in the Levels dialog box. Histogram
Displays the before (gray) and after (black) histograms to show the changes made in an image. Histogram Panel
An option in the Resample box to maintain image quality. Intelligent Unsampling
Adds pixels in between the actual pixels and deteriorates the image sharpness and quality. Interpolation
Quality of light in an image. Luminosity
Panel in Photoshop that helps the designer to see portions of an image. Navigator panel
Scanner’s default setting Optical resolution
In Photoshop, displays commands used for each particular panel. Panel menu button
Display many options for your image, and help modify and control information about your project. Panels
Individual colored square dots/ they are the smallest picture elements on your computer screen. Pixels
Measurement of resolution in pixels per inch, for viewing on computer screens. Ppi
To change the resolution of an image size. Resample
Determines the amount of detail in an image. It is measured as dpi (dots per inch) for printing documents, and ppi (pixels per inch) for your computer screen. Resolution
Tool used to rotate the image view nondestructively. Rotate view tool
A way to use the zoom tool by clicking and dragging to zoom in on an image. Scrubby zoom
Used for carefully correcting overexposed or underexposed areas in photographic images. Shadows/Highlights command
Displays options for each selected tool.. Tool options bar
Format that can be read by any graphic application. Universal format
Making a compressed copy of a folder so that it can be sent electronically as one file. Zipped

Photography Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

composition rule Rule of thirds
What does pixel stand for Picture element
drawing with light Photography
Camera Obscura dark room
sometimes called f-number Aperture
exposure time shutter speed
charge-coupled device ccd
Complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor CMOS
clarity of an image focus
single-lens reflex SLR
digital single-lens reflex DSLR
simplest camera possible pin hole camera
EV Exposure Value
way to correct for improper exposure exposure compensation
best lighting technique 3-point lighting
Slow Shutter speeds are often called _________shutter speeds long
traditional or ________ photography film
main light in 3-point lighting key
is a measure of light sensitivity ISO
DOF depth of field
International Standards Organisation ISO
Autofocus AF
Aperture value Av
Unposed pictures of people, often taken without the subject's knowledge Candid
The available natural light completely surrounding a subject Ambient Light
The pleasing arrangement of the elements within a scene Composition
A storage medium that is used by most digital cameras Flash Memory Card
The area between the camera and the principal subject. Foreground
One individual picture on a roll of film Frame

Digital Photography: Terms Review Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The size of the opening in the lens determining the depth of focus. aperture
A graph that helps illustrate the dark, light, and color values captured by the camera sensor. histogram
A setting that helps determine how sensitive your camera is to light ISO
Two words used to describe a type of photograph that is taken using a slow shutter speed to achieve artistic blur. LongExposure
This mode is ideal because it allows you to control all aspects of shooting quality. Manual
A common problem seen in under lit images with an ISO that is too high. Grain
This file format is best for true photographers to shoot in because it preserves the highest quality without RAW
Better photo compositions can be achieved when an image is divided into 3 parts horizontally and vertically. ruleofthirds
This setting determines how long or short your cameras capture time is. shutterspeed
This eye-opening allows you to preview your image. Viewfinder
The screen on the back of your camera that allows you to view settings and preview images. LCDDisplay
A setting you'll need to adjust based on the temperature of your light source. WhiteBalance
Your camera's storage. SDCard
A common image file type that is universally readable but does not preserve all captured image data. JPEG
This determines the sharpness of an object based on the adjustment made directly to the lens. Focus
An idea that suggests a subject's nose should be pointed toward the empty space in the frame. breathingroom
A discipline of photography that emphasizes detail normally not recognized. Macro
A discipline of photography that focuses on an individual and captures their essences. Portrait
A phrase that often appears as an acronym and the name to which we give the type of cameras we use in this class. DigitalSinglelensreflex

CTE Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

collects and bends light to focus the image on the sensor lens
sees the same as your eye sees normal lens
the screen that shows the images you just shot LCD
best file format for internet screen display JPEG
The retina of the eye is reflected by the camera flash Red eye
Digital single lens reflex camera DSLR
The space from the tip of a person's nose to edge of the frame Nose Room
A device to measure light intensity Light meter
The uncompressed original file format of a digital camera RAW
From a certain Point Of View POV
Composition principle that uses lines to lead the viewer to the main point of interest Leading lines
Used to control the principal amount of light on a subject Key light
allows the flash to pop up and fire when its needed auto mode
a subjects eyes would turn red when using a flash if they were this color brown
lens is most versatile allowing multiple focal lengths zoom
for outdoor portraits with harsh shadows fill flash
use this if your flash is producing too harsh or flat light bounce flash
storage devices memory card
storage devices flash drive
storage devices cd
most convenient for taking photos on vacation Compact camera
Programmed Exposure mode sets the aperture and shutter speed automatically, but not the flash or ISO P Mode
Uses the camera lens to physically (not digitally) magnify the image. Optical Zoom
Miniature representations of pictures. Used by photographers on a proof sheet. Thumbnails
When the camera automatically adjusts for lighting and focus with no manual controls Full Auto Mode
Caused when light reflects off the lens element in the lens barrel Lens Flare
Too much light hitting the image sensor Over Exposure
Useful Photoshop tool for working on skin blemishes Spot Brush
A digital distortion, often square and blocky, usually unintended. Artifacts
When a digital sample is enlarged to the point that square pixels are noticeable Pixelization
graph that measures all tones in an image histogram
makes selections in form of a shape marquee tools
snaps to the highest contrasting edge near your cursor magnetic lasso
is not a color correction levels
controls the amount of motion blur in the image shutter speed
Green AUTO indication is for ____setting Fully auto

Intro to Photography Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The amount of light that the camera records on the film, or digital sensor, which determines how bright or dark the image is. EXPOSURE
When a picture is too bright, it is called ____________ exposed. OVER
When a picture is too dark, it is called _____________ exposed. UNDER
Film speed, or __________, describes how sensitive the camera is to the light that falls on it. ISO
The ________________ determines how much light gets into the camera and depends on how long the hole is open. SHUTTERSPEED
The ________________ values determine how large the hole is that lets light into the camera. APERTURE
The Shutter Speed determines our ability to ________________. STOPMOTION
The Aperture controls out ______________________. DEPTHOFFIELD
The ISO determines how _________________ the picture is. GRAINY
Use ISO 400 in ____________________. DAYLIGHT
Use ISO 800 at __________________ or ________________. NIGHTINDOORS
In this mode, we choose the aperture and the camera chooses the shutter speed, allowing us to control Depth of Field. APERTUREPRIORITY
In this mode, we choose the shutter speed and the camera chooses the correct aperture, allowing us to stop the action. SHUTTERPRIORITY
In __________ mode, you press the shutter release half way down and the camera focuses, allowing you to recompose the image without changing focus. SINGLESHOT
In _________ mode, the camera continues to track the subject, staying in focus even if the subject's distance changes. CONTINUOUS
This lens is between 16-55mm FISHEYE
This lens is between 16-35mm WIDEANGLE
This lens is between 45-60mm STANDARD
This lens is between 70-300mm TELEPHOTO
What a lense's angle of view is, or how much in zooms in or out. FOCALLENGTH

Study Guide Photo Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many pixels in a mega pixel? One million
What are the quick keys for changing brush size? [ ]
Using photoshop, how can you duplicate a part of a photograph? Clone tool
What tool lets you select size and resolution for an image? Crop Tool
Web photos need to be? 72ppi
A common lossy file format JPEG
The sensitivity of the image sensor ISO
A term for the difference between light and dark tones. Useful in defining your subject. Contrast
A typical aperture setting used for a shallow depth of field f/3.5
This instrument is used to bounce light onto a subject Reflector
Camera setting: Aperture Priority Mode Mode A
Camera setting: Shutter Priority Mode Mode S
Camera setting: Manual Mode Mode M
SLR stands for Single Lens Reflex
A one legged tripod called Monopod
allows the flash to pop up and fire when its needed auto mode
a good ISO setting for night shots 800
Changes the amount of color in an image Adjusting Saturation
The fitting on top of a camera that holds a small accessory such as a flash Hotshoe
Leading lines lead the eye to the subject Leading lines
From a certain Point Of View POV
When a photo is stretched to large it becomes? Pixilated
What do digital cameras record images onto? Memory Card
Less light makes an image___in a digital camera darker

Adobe Photoshop Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A selection method that allows you to paint an area of an image, and the tool automatically finds the edges. Quick Selection Tool
Are like stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which you can create images. You can work on each independently. Layer
A tool to organize layers into a logical order and reduce clutter in the Layers panel. Layer Group
Actions that enhance or modify an image with special effects (Blur, sharpen, artistic, distort, noise, stylize, texture, etc) Filters
Causes the image to appear melted by pushing, pulling, rotating, reflecting, puckering or bloating pixels in the image Liquify filter
A series of options for adjusting the way colors appear when one layer overlays another layer. Blending
A command that softens or blurs edges by building a transition boundary between a selection and its surrounding pixels. Feathering
A partly visible message that marks the image as belonging to you. Watermark
This tool makes freehand selections. Lasso tool
A command that copies the selected area on the active layer. Copy
A tool that's selection expands outward from where it is clicked to automatically find and follow defined edges in the image. Quick Selection tool
An filter effect that applies a range of colors based on the lightest and darkest areas of an image. Gradient map
The tool used to scale, rotate, skew, distort, apply perspective, or warp an image or layer Transform
A layer's degree of transparency; you set this through the Layer Style dialogue box. Opacity
The arrangement of layers top to bottom in the layers panel. Stacking order
Correcting imperfections or photo damage. Image retouching
Is a basic painting tool. It works like a traditional drawing tool by applying the color using strokes. Brush tool
Show/hide layers. Eyeball
To choose an object so that you can manipulate it in some way. Select
Samples color from any area on the image. Eyedropper tool
Clears up minor blemishes on an image. Spot healing brush

Photography Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A device for recording visual images in the form of photographs, film, or video signals. Camera
The finishing touches a photographer makes to improve the photo. Edit
The art or practice of taking and processing photographs. photography
The visual, artistic layout of your image. composition
Adjusting the camera to make the image clear. focus
A person who takes photographs professionally. photographer
A palette of a set of specific colors. color palette
Change smoothly from a long shot to a close-up or vice versa. zoom
Adjusting the brightness of the color in the picture. saturation
Lets in light. exposure
When there is too much light in the photo which results a photo to look white. over exposure
A series of photos captured of a period of time, and put together to create a photo that looks like its moving. timelapse

photography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible. Light
a form of electromagnetic (EM) radiation, as are radio waves, infrared radiation, ultraviolet radiation, X-rays and microwaves. Generally, visible light is defined as the wavelengths that are visible to most human eyes Visible ligt
apparently colorless light, for example ordinary daylight. It contains all the wavelengths of the visible spectrum at equal intensity. White Light
The distance - from peak to peak in a light wave - that determines the color of the light Wavelength
the rate at which a vibration occurs that constitutes a wave, either in a material (as in sound waves), or in an electromagnetic field (as in radio waves and light), usually measured per second. Frequency
a fundamental physical constant that is the speed at which electromagnetic radiation propagates in a vacuum and that has a value fixed by international convention of 299,792,458 meters per second Speed of Light
the light-gathering device of a camera lens
a lens that causes parallel rays (as of light) to come to a focus. converging lens
a lens that causes a beam of parallel rays to diverge after refraction, as from a virtual image diverging lens
a device for recording visual images in the form of photographs, film, or video signals. camera
a camera setting corresponding to a particular f-number f-stop
a space through which light passes in an optical or photographic instrument, especially the variable opening by which light enters a camera. aperture
a device that opens and closes to expose the film in a camera. shutter
the time for which a shutter is open at a given setting. shutter speed
a digital camera combining the optics and the mechanisms of a single-lens reflex camera with a digital imaging sensor SLR
the position of a viewed object or the adjustment of an optical device necessary to produce a clear image focus
the distance between the nearest and the furthest objects that give an image judged to be in focus in a camera. depth of field
a room from which normal light is excluded, used for developing photographs. darkroom
a thin flexible strip of plastic or other material coated with light-sensitive emulsion for exposure in a camera, used to produce photographs or motion pictures. film
a light source suitable for use in a photographic darkroom safe light
a light-sensitive coating for photographic films and plates, containing crystals of a silver compound dispersed in a medium such as gelatin. emulsion
The silver crystals that make up an image on a negative or print silver halide
the measure of a photographic film's sensitivity to light, determined by sensitometry and measured on various numerical scales film speed
equal iso
a sealed plastic unit containing a length of audiotape, videotape, film, etc. wound on a pair of spools, for insertion into a recorder or playback device. cassette
an image on an exposed film or print that has not yet been made visible by developing. latent image
a photographic image made on film or specially prepared glass that shows the light and shade or color values reversed from the original, and from which positive prints can be made. negative
a chemical agent used for treating photographic film to make a visible image developer
a bath for stopping the action of a preceding bath by neutralizing any of its chemical still present. stop bath
a substance used for fixing a photographic image. fixer
the chemical sodium thiosulphate (formerly called hyposulphite) used as a photographic fixer. hypo
will reduce wash time, and help eliminate any of the magenta sensitizing dye so you will get nice clear film base. hypo clearing agent
wetting agent, dip your final film into photo flo
cleaning agent such as soap and water water wash
the action of briskly stirring or disturbing something, especially a liquid agitation