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.)
the art or technique of motion-picture photography.
Category: Motion Pictures, Showbiz
Origin of cinematography:
filming, cinematography, motion-picture photography(noun)
the act of making a film
The art and technique of making and reproducing motion pictures.
Origin: From cinematograph + -graphy
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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