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photomontage

[foh-tuh-mon-tahzh] /ˌfoʊ tə mɒnˈtɑʒ/
noun, Photography
1.
a combination of several photographs joined together for artistic effect or to show more of the subject than can be shown in a single photograph.
Also called montage.
Origin of photomontage
1930-1935
1930-35; photo- + montage
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Examples from the web for photomontage
  • In these years of renewed catastrophic upheaval, some artists continued to turn to photomontage.
  • The first two are the removal and insertion of details, and the other two are photomontage, and false captions.
British Dictionary definitions for photomontage

photomontage

/ˌfəʊtəʊmɒnˈtɑːʒ/
noun
1.
the technique of producing a composite picture by combining several photographs: used esp in advertising
2.
the composite picture so produced
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Word Origin and History for photomontage
n.

1931, from photo + montage.

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