Cinematography definition

sĭnə-mə-tŏgrə-fē
The art or technique of movie photography, including both the shooting and the processing of the image.
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The definition of cinematography is the art and process of movie photography.

An example of cinematography are the decisions made about lighting, camera filters and lenses when shooting a movie scene.

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The art, science, and work of photography in making films.
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The art and technique of making and reproducing motion pictures.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
cinematography
Plural:
cinematographies

Origin of cinematography

  • From French cinématographie.

    From Wiktionary