Definition of photographic in US English:



  • Relating to or resembling photographs.

    ‘high-tech digital photographic equipment’
    • ‘The Pickfords have also provided full details of the photographic equipment they used.’
    • ‘This unique collection of photographic art comes in a beautiful hardcover book.’
    • ‘The hallucinatory quality of the scene is enhanced by the precise, almost photographic technique.’
    • ‘It is designed to capture the exact photographic moment during an action shot.’
    • ‘Within a few minutes I am clicking away to photographic fame and fortune on my Sony digicam.’
    in photographs, pictorial, graphic
    detailed, graphic, exact, precise, accurate, minute, faithful, lifelike, vivid, realistic, naturalistic, cinematic, filmic
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