Newborn Photography Workshop: Quiz on Chapter 3: Shooting Tips Pye Jirsa, 5 years ago QUIZ: Newborn Photography - Chapter 3: Shooting Tips 1. How involved is the mother of the baby during the portrait session? A She is the lighting assistant B She is not available in a near vicinity C Nearby, but ideally not on set D None of the above 2. Which of the following is a basic reason that causes a baby distress? A Newborns cry because their mother is not nearby to comfort B Newborns cry because they are uncomfortable C Newborns cry because they are hungry D All of the Above 3. Which is the best angle to photograph a newborn? A Straight on B Upwards (towards the nose) C Top down D Both A & C E All of the above 4. The larger the light source in relation to the subject the harder the shadow to highlight transition. A True B False 5. Which of the following can be used to comfort a newborn? A Gently rocking the baby and using a soothing voice B Laying them on their back with no blankets C Playing white noise in the background D Both A & C E None of the above 6. You want to swaddle the baby like a : A Hamburger B Burrito C Hotdog D None of the above 7. Large, soft light sources help to smooth skin and rough details on the newborn. A False B True 8. Flashes will harm the newborn. A False B True 9. When using a flash/strobe, it's best to use the flash at lower power settings to not disturb the newborn. A False B True Prev Next Start Over Submit All Answers Previous Exercise: Swaddling Your Newborn Next Lighting for Newborn Photography Pye Jirsa Founding Partner of Lin and Jirsa Photography and SLR Lounge. Follow my updates on Facebook and my latest work on Instagram both under username @pyejirsa.