photojournalism

[ foh-toh-jur-nl-iz-uh m ]
/ ˌfoʊ toʊˈdʒɜr nlˌɪz əm /

noun

journalism in which photography dominates written copy, as in certain magazines.
news photography, whether or not for primarily pictorial media, publications, or stories.

Origin of photojournalism

First recorded in 1940–45; photo- + journalism

Related forms

pho·to·jour·nal·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for photojournalism

photojournalism

/ (ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɜːnəˌlɪzəm) /

noun

journalism in which photographs are the predominant feature

Derived Forms

photojournalist, nounphotojournalistic, adjective
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