photo opportunity

noun

Definition of photo opportunity

  1. :  a situation or event that lends itself to and is often arranged expressly for the taking of pictures that give favorable publicity to the individuals photographed

Examples of photo opportunity in a sentence

  1. The mayor's visit to the hospital was a good photo opportunity.

1952

First Known Use of photo opportunity

1952


PHOTO OPPORTUNITY Defined for English Language Learners

photo opportunity

noun

Definition of photo opportunity for English Language Learners

  • : a situation in which a famous person (such as a politician) can be photographed while doing something good or impressive that is meant to be seen in a favorable way by the public


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