Definitions for cinematographer

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cin•e•ma•tog•ra•phyˌsɪn ə məˈtɒg rə fi(n.)

  1. the art or technique of motion-picture photography.

    Category: Motion Pictures, Showbiz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cameraman, camera operator, cinematographer(noun)

    a photographer who operates a movie camera


  1. cinematographer(Noun)

    the making of motion pictures

  2. cinematographer(Noun)

    a photographer who operates a movie camera, or who oversees the operations of the cameras and lighting when making a film


  1. Cinematographer

    A cinematographer is the chief over the camera and lighting crews working on a film, and responsible for achieving artistic and technical decisions related to the image. The study and practice of this field is referred to as cinematography.

Anagrams of cinematographer

  1. megachiropteran


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