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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.
British Dictionary definitions for photographers

photographer

/fəˈtɒɡrəfə/
noun
1.
a person who takes photographs, either as a hobby or a profession
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Word Origin and History for photographers

photographer

n.

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

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