cameraman


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cam·er·a·man

 (kăm′ər-ə-măn′, kăm′rə-)
n.
A man who operates a television or movie camera.
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cameraman

(ˈkæmərəˌmæn; ˈkæmrə-)
n, pl -men
(Film) a person who operates a film or television camera
Usage: The gender-neutral form of cameraman is cameraperson or camera operator
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cam•er•a•man

(ˈkæm ər əˌmæn, -mən, ˈkæm rə-)

n., pl. -men (-ˌmɛn, -mən)
a person who operates a camera, esp. a motion-picture or television camera.
[1900–05]
usage: See -man.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cameraman - a photographer who operates a movie cameracameraman - a photographer who operates a movie camera
lensman, photographer - someone who takes photographs professionally
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Translations
kameraman
kameramand
elokuvan kuvaaja
snimatelj
カメラマン
카메라맨
kameraman
ช่างภาพ
nhà quay phim

cameraman

[ˈkæmərəmæn] N (cameramen (pl)) → cámara mf, operador(a) m/f
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cameraman

[ˈkæmrəmæn] ncaméraman mcamera-shy [ˌkæmrəˈʃaɪ] adj
she's camera-shy → elle n'aime pas être prise en photo
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cameraman

[ˈkæmərəˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) → cameraman m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cameraman

مُصَوِّر kameraman kameramand Kameramann κάμερα-μαν camarógrafo, operador de cámara elokuvan kuvaaja caméraman snimatelj cameraman カメラマン 카메라맨 cameraman kameramann kamerzysta operador de câmara, operador de câmera оператор kameraman ช่างภาพ kameraman nhà quay phim 摄影师
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BOXER Mike Tyson was involved in a heated confrontation in a Cuban hotel, throwing crystal balls at reporters and punching a cameraman on the back of the head.
Suddenly, the screen goes completely black; the terrified cameraman whispers, "I hope I live, I hope I live." When the darkness clears, we're in an eerie, chaotic landscape, like a Sam Fuller war movie crossed with Night of the Living Dead.
Having no experience as a cameraman, from time to time he took his eye off the viewfinder, allowing some light to hit the film stock.