Definition of photographer in English:

photographer

noun

  • A person who takes photographs, especially as a job.

    ‘a freelance press photographer’
    • ‘At what point should a photographer put away the camera and remember his humanity?’
    • ‘Even the most amateur of photographers can snap perfect shots in this idyllic place.’
    • ‘He also earned himself a reputation as a documentary photographer in wartime.’
    • ‘No matter how horrific the image, the photographer has documentary evidence on his side.’
    • ‘I was surrounded by about 100 photographers who had their cameras trained on me.’
    lensman, paparazzo, documentarian
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Pronunciation

photographer

/fəˈtäɡrəfər//fəˈtɑɡrəfər/