Exercise 2.4: Eye vs Camera

Exercise 2.4: Eye vs Camera

Check Your Understanding

1. Complete the chart that lists the parts of the eye, the parts of the camera, and their function.


Parts of the Eye
Function
eyelid
eyeball
pupil
iris
lens
retina
Parts of the Camera
Function
aperture
diaphragm
lens
film
shutter


2. What structures in a camera and in an eye are the same? Are there any structures that are different?
3. If you want to take pictures of faint stars in the night sky, how should you adjust your camera?
4. If you want to take pictures on the ski hill on a bright sunny day, how should you adjust your camera?
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