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photographer

[fuh-tog-ruh-fer] /fəˈtɒg rə fər/
noun
1.
a person who takes photographs, especially one who practices photography professionally.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; photograph + -er1
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  • Some professional photographers develop candid photography into an art form.
Word Origin and History for photographers

photographer

n.

1843, agent noun from photograph (v.). (Photographist also is attested from 1843).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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