Definitions for cinematographer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cameraman, camera operator, cinematographer(noun)

    a photographer who operates a movie camera

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  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.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aaron Sorkin:

    People don't live their lives in a series of scenes that form a dramatic narrative, they don't speak in dialogue, they're not lit by a cinematographer or scored by a composer. The properties of real life and the properties of drama have almost nothing to do with each other. The difference between writing about reporters and being a reporter is the same as the difference between drawing a building and building a building.


Translations for cinematographer

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Kameramann, KamerafrauGerman
  • kuvaaja, elokuvaajaFinnish
  • directeur de la photographie, directeur photoFrench
  • 撮影監督Japanese
  • кинематографист, кинематографисткаRussian

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