photography

[fuh-tog-ruh-fee]
noun
1.
the process or art of producing images of objects on sensitized surfaces by the chemical action of light or of other forms of radiant energy, as x-rays, gamma rays, or cosmic rays.

Origin:
1839; photo- + -graphy

multiphotography, noun
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photography (fəˈtɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n
1.  the process of recording images on sensitized material by the action of light, X-rays, etc, and the chemical processing of this material to produce a print, slide, or cine film
2.  the art, practice, or occupation of taking and printing photographs, making cine films, etc

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Example sentences
Some don't allow photography at all, though this is changing.
These observations, and the results of other ground-based surveys, were
  combined with traditional aerial photography.
View last year's winning photography picks and find out what it takes to take
  home the prize.
In the system, colorless crystals are embedded in the photography paper.
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