photobomb

photobomb

[foh-toh-bom] Informal.
verb (used with object)
1.
to ruin (a photograph) by appearing in the image without the photographer’s knowledge, often in some dramatic or comical way: My brother photobombed what would have been a nice photo of my grandma and me.
2.
to do this to (the subject of a photograph or the photographer): I thought I had a great picture, but I got photobombed by a pigeon flying by.
noun
3.
a photograph that is ruined in this way.

Origin:
2005–10; photo + bomb (def. 16)

photobombing, noun
photobomber, noun
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