photo-essay

noun
pho·​to-es·​say | \ ˈfō-tō-ˌe-ˌsā How to pronounce photo-essay (audio) \

Definition of photo-essay

: a group of photographs (as in a book or magazine) arranged to explore a theme or tell a story

First Known Use of photo-essay

1944, in the meaning defined above

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“Photo-essay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photo-essay. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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