Definition of photography in English:

photography

noun

  • The art or practice of taking and processing photographs.

    • ‘More importantly, food photography allows Tony to indulge in his passion for art.’
    • ‘I felt that it might lead me to understand why photography as an art form compels my interest.’
    • ‘The first rule of good sports photography is to get as close as possible to the action.’
    • ‘In many ways, I think the article applies to photography in magazines generally.’
    • ‘The photography was stunning as it has been consistently, which makes me glad I do pay my license fee.’
    • ‘Magic awaits in the two upstairs galleries, the magic that makes up the art of photography.’
    • ‘On his return he purchased his first Leica camera and began to explore photography on the streets.’
    • ‘The main character's a photographer so there's quite a bit of photography going on in the movie.’
    • ‘It looked marvellous and there was a lot of inventive and well executed photography and montage.’
    • ‘Time is aiming it at graphic designers and those working with digital photography.’
    • ‘That explains why she tried so hard to achieve the effect of painting in photography.’
    • ‘Take a look at the great work that's been done this term in photography and graphics.’
    • ‘At this time the influence of the cinema began to influence both still photography and painting.’
    • ‘His new art of photography had demonstrated its promise but had remained in a drawer during this period.’
    • ‘He enjoyed photography and liked to take still life shots and photographs of the countryside.’
    • ‘What I love about photography is that it stops me looking at the world, and forces me to try to see it a little instead.’
    • ‘The firm has just branched out into doing canvas prints and fine art photography.’
    • ‘Now she is in her second year at Dun Laoghaire Art College, studying photography.’
    • ‘Quentin Williams makes this point in a perceptive essay on painting and photography.’
    • ‘This is photography as an art form as you will never have seen it before.’

Pronunciation

photography

/fəˈtäɡrəfē//fəˈtɑɡrəfi/