Photo-Secession

[ foh-toh-si-sesh-uhn ]
/ ˌfoʊ toʊ sɪˈsɛʃ ən /

noun

an association of photographers founded in New York City in 1902 by Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Steichen that advocated the development and public recognition of photography as a fine art.

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OTHER WORDS FROM Photo-Secession

Pho·to-Se·ces·sion·ist, noun
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