Definition of photographist in English:

photographist

noun

dated
  • A photographer.

    • ‘In 1858, appearing in one of the land-dispute cases for which he furnished testimony in the form of photographs he had made, Watkins described himself as "a photographist."’
    • ‘There are some faces so mobile that photographists cannot take them.’
    • ‘His cased portraits carried the words "Mr George Ruff - Artist and Photographist".’
    • ‘It is as if the actors in a burlesque had one by one left the stage and obligingly posed for a photographist.’
    • ‘The artist need not fear the encroachment of the photographist.’
    lensman, paparazzo, documentarian
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Pronunciation

photographist

/fəˈtɒɡrəfɪst/