cinematographer

[ sin-uh-muh-tog-ruh-fer ]

noun
  1. a person whose profession is video photography, especially for feature-length movies.

Origin of cinematographer

1
First recorded in 1895–1900; cinematograph + -er1
  • Also especially British, cin·e·ma·tog·ra·phist [sin-uh-muh-tog-ruh-fist] /ˌsɪn ə məˈtɒg rə fɪst/ .

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