Since the late 1950s, photographers known as the paparazzi have sought to snap shots of celebrities away from the confines of film sets and carefully styled events. But in the early 2000s, the demand for day-to-day star photos escalated, ushering in the era of the aggressive, swarming "stalkerazzi." Test your knowledge of society's most controversial photojournalists.
Question 1 of 20
Which film is credited with the origin of the term "paparazzi"?
Question 2 of 20
In what city did paparazzi-style celebrity photography take off?
Question 3 of 20
The paparazzo's SUV that Britney Spears famously beat with her umbrella in 2007 reportedly went for how much on eBay?
Question 4 of 20
What does the celebrity media site acronym "TMZ" stand for?
Question 5 of 20
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie sold photos of their first-born child to People magazine for reportedly how much?
Question 6 of 20
Which celebrity wedding famously spent $66,000 on security measures just to keep the paparazzi out?
Question 7 of 20
On the high end, paparazzi earned how much for their photos in the early days?
Question 8 of 20
In addition to a driver, who else might be part of a professional paparazzo's pack?
Question 9 of 20
Intentionally posing for a paparazzi shot is called what?
Question 10 of 20
Salaried celebrity photo agency employees typically make how much per image?
Question 11 of 20
Selling a celebrity image in multiple sizes to multiple Web sites and media outlets is referred to as what?
Question 12 of 20
Pioneer paparazzo Ron Galella was court-ordered to keep his distance from whom?
Question 13 of 20
Which tabloid magazine sparked today's celebrity-stalking paparazzi?
Question 14 of 20
Which actress has won multiple court settlements from paparazzi agencies for invasion of privacy?
Question 15 of 20
True or false: It's legal to photograph a star in a public place without his or her permission.
Question 16 of 20
On the high end, how much does an agency paparazzo earn per week in L.A.?
Question 17 of 20
Camping out in front of a celebrity's home is referred to as what?
Question 18 of 20
True or false: The snarky captions on celebrity photos are always protected free speech.
Question 19 of 20
Who was the original paparazzi queen?
Question 20 of 20