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photojournalism

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noun pho·to·jour·nal·ism \ˌfō-tō-ˈjər-nə-ˌli-zəm\

Simple Definition of photojournalism

  • : the job or activity of using photographs to report news stories in magazines or newspapers

Full Definition of photojournalism

  1. :  journalism in which written copy is subordinate to pictorial usually photographic presentation of news stories or in which a high proportion of pictorial presentation is used; broadly :  news photography

pho·to·jour·nal·ist play \-nə-list\ noun
pho·to·jour·nal·is·tic play \-ˌjər-nə-ˈlis-tik\ adjective

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