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English definition of “photojournalism”


noun [U]     /ˌfəʊ.təʊˈdʒɜː.nəl.ɪ.zəm/ US  /ˌfoʊ.t̬oʊˈdʒɝː-/
the activity of creating news articles using mainly photographs or one of these articlesPhotographyThe press and news reporting photojournalist     /-ɪst/ noun [C] PhotographyThe press and news reporting
(Definition of photojournalism noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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