Contemporary Photography: Influences, Relationships & Examples


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Contemporary photography is defined as _____.

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1. Which of these movements has had a profound influence on contemporary photography?

2. Which of these artists is a contemporary photographer?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Get an idea of how much you know about contemporary photography by answering these multiple-choice questions. Quiz topics cover areas like a basic definition of contemporary photography and a movement that influenced this medium.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be answering questions on the following:

  • Example of a contemporary photographer
  • Artistic concept associated with contemporary photography
  • Some of the basic aspects of this style of art

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about an artist who is known as a contemporary photographer and the basis for this artistic style
  • Defining key concepts - make sure you can correctly define contemporary photography
  • Making connections - use your understanding of contemporary photography and how it's connected to an art movement in history

Additional Learning

Learn more about this style of art by reviewing the lesson called Contemporary Photography: Influences, Relationships & Examples. Here are the main areas you'll be focusing on:

  • Differences between old and new styles of photography
  • Expression and emotion in contemporary photography
  • Non-traditional lighting and exposure in the work of Wolfgang Tillmans