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noun Photography.
  1. 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.
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Origin of photomontage

First recorded in 1930–35; photo- + montage
Also called montage.
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British Dictionary definitions for photomontage


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


1931, from photo + montage.

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