Definitions for cinematographyˌsɪn ə məˈtɒg rə fi

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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. filming, cinematography, motion-picture photography(noun)

    the act of making a film


  1. cinematography(Noun)

    The art and technique of making and reproducing motion pictures.

  2. Origin: From cinematograph + -graphy


  1. Cinematography

    Cinematography is the art or science of motion picture photography. It is the technique of movie photography, including both the shooting and development of the film. The cinematographer could also be referred to as the film director's main visual collaborator.


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