Definition of cameraman
: a person who operates a camera (as for motion pictures or television)
Recent Examples of cameraman from the Web
Ramin Sangar, a cameraman at a television channel near the bombing site, said as he was loaded into an ambulance.
Two foreign reporters -- Japanese cameraman Hiro Muramoto and Italian photojournalist Fabio Polenghi -- were killed while covering violence in Thailand in 2010.
The cameraman, bouncing from one foot to the other, finally knocked the insect to the ground.
Another cameraman then tried to get her thoughts on president Donald Trump, but Minaj kept her lips zipped.
Those missing included a television cameraman and a photographer working for the Reuters news agency; a journalist with the Spanish daily El Mundo; and a journalist with the Italian daily Corriere della Sera.
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First Known Use of cameraman
CAMERAMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cameraman for English Language Learners
: someone (especially a man) who uses a camera to film something (such as a movie or television show)
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