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photojournalism Line breaks: photo|jour¦nal|ism
Pronunciation: /fəʊtəʊˈdʒəːn(ə)lɪz(ə)m/

Definition of photojournalism in English:


[mass noun]
The practice of communicating news by photographs, especially in magazines.
Example sentences
  • We only ask that the portfolio falls within the boundary of photographic reportage: including photojournalism, documentary photography and portraiture.
  • His photographs achieve a delicate balance between photojournalism and fine art photography.
  • The summer internship at the News Desk at Getty Images New York follows, where he will receive first hand experience in photojournalism in a working news agency.



Pronunciation: /ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒəːnəlɪst/
Example sentences
  • Hire a bus, pile in a bunch of editors, general assignment reporters, photojournalists, and copy editors and visit a few places in under-covered communities.
  • With the outbreak of war, she became a photojournalist and war correspondent, documenting the horror of Dachau.
  • None of this should be taken as a suggestion that photojournalists or reporters are less needed because of citizen ‘journalists.’

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