Definition of photoessay in English:


Line breaks: photo|essay
Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊtəʊˌɛseɪ


  • An account of something told predominantly through photographs, with some accompanying text: the magazine featured a photoessay in which models were made to resemble the great stars of earlier decades
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    • VanderLans' dreamlike photoessays and designs are amongst the finest contemporary investigations into the relationships between music and place, and Joshua Tree is simply stunning.
    • Among his projects have been photoessays on Indian tigers and central African gorillas, commissioned by the World Wide Fund for Nature.
    • And photoessays such as this one could have been included in Camp.

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