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photo opportunity

n.
1. A brief period, as at a high-level meeting or conference, during which the news media is invited to photograph or film public figures or other people, usually without being allowed to ask questions.
2. An event designed primarily to generate positive media coverage for an attending politician or other public figure.

photo opportunity

n
an opportunity, either preplanned or accidental, for the press to photograph a politician, celebrity, or event

pho′to opportu`nity


n.
a brief period set aside, esp. for the media, to take photographs of public figures or noteworthy events.
Also, pho′to op` (ɒp)
[1970–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.photo opportunity - an occasion that lends itself to (or is deliberately arranged for) taking photographs that provide favorable publicity for those who are photographedphoto opportunity - an occasion that lends itself to (or is deliberately arranged for) taking photographs that provide favorable publicity for those who are photographed
social function, social occasion, occasion, affair, function - a vaguely specified social event; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
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Minister Hajdu will be available to answer questions from the media and for a photo opportunity following the announcement event.
WASHINGTON, July 3 (KUNA) -- US President Donald Trump became the first sitting president to cross into North Korea on Sunday, which was considered a "historic" moment but had also resulted in backlash from many critics who saw this as a photo opportunity with nothing coming from it and getting nothing in return.
The tourists also availed the photo opportunity by taking selfies with the president.
Yet UEFA have now released a statement confirming they will change their protocol in Madrid and feature all substitute players in a second photo opportunity.
There will also be a photo opportunity with the trophy along with player interaction.
A private VIP reception and photo opportunity with Cheney begins at 5:15 p.m., followed by a general reception at 5:45 p.m.
The office explained that Mayor Duterte does not discriminate anyone who opts for a photo opportunity with the mayor.
Jung Hae In is preparing a hi-touch event, as well as a special photo opportunity for his loving fans.
Adlawan did not miss a photo opportunity with the graduate during the pre-ceremony.
A Meet & Greet opportunity with the PAW Patrol characters will take part on the main stage, children will also get the chance to dress up as Skye or Chace for a photo opportunity. Dates: Thursday December 14 till Monday December 18 Location: First Floor, Centre Court Time: 3 pm 9 pm daily (excluding during show timings from 4.00 pm 4.30 pm and 6.45 7.15 pm) Age: 4 to 14 years' old Free Event, registration required.
Ameet and greet opportunity with the PAW Patrol characters will takepart on the main stage, as well as a children will get the chance todress up as Skye or Chace for a photo opportunity.
org, which has so far collected nearly 1,000 signatures, reads: "Unfortunately, despite pleas from the event organisers, and from St Mary's Church themselves, people are still disrespecting the graves of the ancestors of the Whitby residents, by using their graves as props for a cheap photo opportunity.