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Definition of "photography" []

  • The art or process of producing images of objects on photosensitive surfaces. (noun)
  • The art, practice, or occupation of taking and printing photographs. (noun)
  • A body of photographs. (noun)
  • The process of recording images on sensitized material by the action of light, X-rays, etc, and the chemical processing of this material to produce a print, slide, or cine film (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • The art, practice, or occupation of taking and printing photographs, making cine films, etc (noun)

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Use "photography" in a sentence
  • "Photography is a holistic science that heals both mind and body..photography beyond barriers photography beyond all god made man made frontiers.."
  • "Two minor suggestions if I might -- and these like almost everything in photography is subjective."
  • "I learned that Ernest received all his training in photography from the U.S. Army during World War II."