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astrophotography

[as-troh-fuh-tog-ruh-fee] /ˌæs troʊ fəˈtɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
the photography of stars and other celestial objects.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; astro- + photography
Related forms
astrophotographer, noun
astrophotographic
[as-troh-foh-tuh-graf-ik] /ˌæs troʊˌfoʊ təˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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Examples for astrophotography
  • He pioneered wide-field astrophotography as well as making the first ever photographic discovery of a comet.
  • But astrophotography remains a bit more specialized.
British Dictionary definitions for astrophotography

astrophotography

/ˌæstrəʊfəˈtɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the photography of celestial bodies used in astronomy
Derived Forms
astrophotographic (ˌæstrəʊˌfəʊtəˈɡræfɪk) adjective
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