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pho·to·jour·nal·ism

 (fō′tō-jûr′nə-lĭz′əm)
n.
Journalism in which a news story is presented primarily through photographs with supplementary written copy.

pho′to·jour′nal·ist n.
pho′to·jour′nal·is′tic adj.

photojournalism

(ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɜːnəˌlɪzəm)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) journalism in which photographs are the predominant feature
ˌphotoˈjournalist n
ˌphotoˌjournalˈistic adj

pho•to•jour•nal•ism

(ˌfoʊ toʊˈdʒɜr nlˌɪz əm)

n.
journalism in which the story is told largely in captioned photographs.
[1940–45]
pho`to•jour′nal•ist, n.

photojournalism

a form of journalism in which photographs play a more important part than written copy. — photojournalist, n.
See also: Photography
a form of journalism in which photographs play a more important part than written copy. — photojournalist, n.
See also: Media
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.photojournalism - journalism that presents a story primarily through the use of picturesphotojournalism - journalism that presents a story primarily through the use of pictures
journalism, news media - newspapers and magazines collectively
news photography - photography of newsworthy events
rotogravure - printed material (text and pictures) produced by an intaglio printing process in a rotary press
Translations

photojournalism

[ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɜːnəlɪzəm] Nfotoperiodismo m

photojournalism

photo-journalism [ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɜːrnəlɪzəm] nphotojournalisme m
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