Definition of Cinematographer

1. Noun. A photographer who operates a movie camera.

Exact synonyms: Camera Operator, Cameraman
Generic synonyms: Lensman, Photographer
Derivative terms: Cinematography



Definition of Cinematographer

1. n. One who exhibits moving pictures or who takes chronophotographs by the cinematograph.

Definition of Cinematographer

1. Noun. the making of motion pictures ¹

2. Noun. (cinematography) a photographer who operates a movie camera, or who oversees the operations of the cameras and lighting when making a film ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cinematographer

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cinematographer

cinematherapy
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cinematical
cinematically
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cinematises
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cinematize
cinematized
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cinematographists
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cinemuck
cineol
cineole
cineoles
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Literary usage of Cinematographer

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Moving Pictures: How They are Made and Worked by Frederick Arthur Ambrose Talbot (1914)
"The cinematographer followed the route of the Cape to Cairo Railway so far as practicable, securing magnificent film records as he proceeded along the line, ..."

2. The Solomon Key and Beyond: Unauthorized Dan Brown Update by W. Frederick Zimmerman (2005)
"Cinematographer: Salvatore Totino. According to IMDB, he's only been lead ... The combination of a relatively inexperienced cinematographer with a massively ..."

3. The Photographic Journal of America: The Oldest Photography Magazine in America (1916)
"The up-to-date cinematographer, for the vast majority of subjects, ... The cinematographer of today is apt to think it a new law of his own devising that ..."

4. A Condensed Course in Motion Picture Photography by Charles Wilbur Hoffman, Carl Louis Gregory (1920)
"A very good book for the amateur cinematographer. To the beginner who wishes to learn the first steps this book is very good, but for the professional and ..."

5. Human Rights Watch World Report 1999 by Human Rights Watch Staff (1998)
"The fest i val's open ing night centerpiece for 1998 was "Blind Faith", by American cinematographer and director Ernest Dickerson. ..."

6. The Friendly Arctic: The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions by Vilhjálmur Stefánsson (1921)
"... purchased from Mr. John Clark, who had been cinematographer with Captain Pedersen on the Elvira and who sold it to me after the wreck of that ship. ..."

7. The U. S. Coal Industry, 1970-1990: Two Decades of Change (1992)
"The underwater cinematographer must position the camera himself or herself and must Adapted from NOAA (1979) be able to swim in and out of scenes with as ..."

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