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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.
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photojournalism

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

photojournalism

[ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɜːnəlɪzəm] Nfotoperiodismo m
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photojournalism

photo-journalism [ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɜːrnəlɪzəm] nphotojournalisme m
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War+Peace (2009), an exhibit featuring thirty years-worth of Reza's photojournalistic adventures, was held at the Caen Memorial (Peace Museum) in Normandy, France.
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Invaluable photojournalistic images accompany each woman's narrative, and are art in their own right.
We are seeing it in our nation and sensing it in ourselves, a new faith in our oldest values, a rendezvous with grace." Newsweek's headline boldly announced, "We Shall Overcome." The photojournalistic coverage of 9/11 also resembled that of the Oklahoma City bombing as cameras documented the massive wreckage.