photomontage
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1931 montage using photographic images; also a picture made by photomontage

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  • Photomontage — is the process (and result) of making a composite photograph by cutting and joining a number of other photographs. The composite picture was sometimes photographed so that the final image is converted back into a seamless photographic print. A… …   Wikipedia

  • PHOTOMONTAGE — L’entre deux guerres fut la période glorieuse de l’histoire du photomontage qui fut alors exploité par de nombreux peintres, photographes, graphistes, typographes et publicitaires. Pratiqué sporadiquement au cours du XIXe siècle sans que son… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • photomontage — 1931, from PHOTO (Cf. photo) + MONTAGE (Cf. montage) …   Etymology dictionary

  • photomontage — ► NOUN ▪ a picture consisting of numerous photographs placed together or overlapping …   English terms dictionary

  • photomontage — [fōt΄ō mōn täzh′, fōt΄ōmäntäzh′] n. montage done in or with photographs …   English World dictionary

  • Photomontage — Cathédrale Saint Sauveur sur le Sang Versé de Saint Pétersbourg. Ce photomontage d Andrey Salnikov est l une des photos gagnantes du concours Wiki loves monuments de 2011 tenu en Europe[ …   Wikipédia en Français

  • photomontage — /foh teuh mon tahzh /, n. Photog. 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. [1930 35; PHOTO + MONTAGE] * * * ▪… …   Universalium

  • photomontage — UK [ˈfəʊtəʊˌmɒntɑːʒ] / US [ˈfoʊtoʊˌmɑntɑʒ] noun Word forms photomontage : singular photomontage plural photomontages a) [countable] a picture that consists of parts of photographs put together b) [uncountable] the method of combining parts of… …   English dictionary

  • Photomontage — Fotomontage Die Fotomontage ist eine spezielle Technik, basierend auf der Collage, welche sich einer Vielzahl von fotografischer Materialen bedient, wie zum Beispiel Ausschnitten aus Zeitschriften oder selbst gefertigten Fotos. Durch das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • photomontage — noun a) A composite image combining two or more photographs b) The art of constructing such images …   Wiktionary

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