pho·​tog | \fə-ˈtäg \

Definition of photog 

: one who takes photographs : photographer

Examples of photog in a Sentence

my friend's a photog for that supermarket tabloid

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Plans are pretty cheap, starting at $0.99 for an additional 50GB, but Google’s totally free option is a better option for all but the most finicky photogs. Jennifer Jolly, USA TODAY, "Easy ways to share and organize digital photos," 5 June 2018 Have the photographer dangle a treat right above the camera while the owner, standing beside the photog, doles out the commands. Stephanie Granada, Sunset, "How to Throw the Best-Ever Dog Birthday Party," 22 Jan. 2018 So with the help of photog Mark Iantosca, Monson took things into her own hands, stocking up on neon cord and carabiner clasps and creating spot-on copies of the statement bracelets. Elana Fishman, Marie Claire, "DIY-Not? Bloggers Get Crafty with Do-It-Yourself Accessories," 11 Apr. 2011 This week, aspiring travel photogs across the country are tossing their hats in the ring for Days Inn’s latest job opening. Sunset, "This Is Very Possibly the Best Internship Ever," 22 Jan. 2018 Another photographer named Joel Goodman posted her most recent contract from the 1989 tour on Twitter, which basically states that if photogs don't comply, Taylor and her people are allowed to destroy their camera equipment. Noelle Devoe, Seventeen, "Is Taylor Swift Being Hypocritical by Demanding to Use Photographers' Photos for Free?," 25 June 2015 Sunday night's Acoustic Christmas headliners The Killers (who subbed in for a missing Morrissey), paid tribute to the photographers working the show by bringing their photog, Rob Loud, onto the stage during the gig for a hug. Gil Kaufman, Billboard, "Josh Homme Issues Second Apology to Photographer He Kicked: 'I've Made a Lot of Mistakes in My Life'," 11 Dec. 2017 The now out couple openly canoodles in front of photogs on the red carpet for the Olivier Awards in April in London. Erin Jensen, USA TODAY, "'Game of Thrones' engagement: A timeline of Rose Leslie, Kit Harington's romance," 27 Sep. 2017 Lucky for us, Amanda Lucidon (the former white house photog) has given us a new offering for our FLOTUS alter: Chasing Light a collection of behind the scenes, photos of Mrs. O during her tenure in the White House. Samantha Leach, Glamour, "Chasing Light Offers an Incredibly Intimate Look at Michelle Obama As First Lady," 19 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of photog

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for photog

short for photographer

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The first known use of photog was in 1898

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