- cinematography ► NOUN ▪ the art of photography and camerawork in film-making.DERIVATIVES cinematographer noun cinematographic adjective.
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Cinematographer — Cin e*ma*tog ra*pher, n. 1. One who takes motion pictures with a movie camera, especially one expert in the art. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. one who exhibits motion pictures; an operator of a motion picture projector; a projectionist. [Webster 1913… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
cinematographer — (n.) 1897, agent noun from cinematograph (see CINEMATOGRAPHY (Cf. cinematography)) … Etymology dictionary
cinematographer — [sin΄ə mə täg′rə fər] n. the chief camera operator of a film crew, who is responsible for camera placement, lighting, etc … English World dictionary
Cinematographer — A camera crew sets up for scenes to be filmed on the flight deck for the motion picture Stealth with the crew of the Nimitz class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) … Wikipedia
cinematographer — [[t]sɪ̱nɪmətɒ̱grəfə(r)[/t]] cinematographers N COUNT A cinematographer is a person who decides what filming techniques should be used during the shooting of a film … English dictionary
cinematographer — (also cinematography) specifically refers to the art and technique of film photography, the capture of images, and lighting effects, or to the person expert in and responsible for capturing or recording photographing images for a film, through… … Glossary of cinematic terms
cinematographer — noun Date: 1897 a specialist in cinematography … New Collegiate Dictionary
cinematographer — /sin euh meuh tog reuh feuhr/, n. 1. a person whose profession is motion picture photography. 2. See director of photography. Also, esp. Brit., cinematographist. [1895 1900; CINEMATOGRAPH + ER1] * * * … Universalium
cinematographer — noun a) The making of motion pictures. b) A photographer who operates a movie camera, or who oversees the operations of the cameras and lighting when making a film … Wiktionary
cinematographer — cinÂ·eÂ·maÂ·tograÂ·pher || â€šsÉªnÉ™mÉ™ tÉ’grÉ™fÉ™ n. one who films movies, movie maker or photographer … English contemporary dictionary