noun Photography.

a combination of several photographs joined together for artistic effect or to show more of the subject than can be shown in a single photograph.

Origin of photomontage

First recorded in 1930–35; photo- + montage
Also called montage. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for photomontage



the technique of producing a composite picture by combining several photographs: used esp in advertising
the composite picture so produced
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Word Origin and History for photomontage

1931, from photo + montage.

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