filming, cinematography, motion-picture photography

(noun) the act of making a film

Source: WordNet® 3.1



cinematography (countable and uncountable, plural cinematographies)

The art, process, or job of filming movies.

Motion picture photography.

Usage notes

• Traditionally the term "cinematography" referred to working with motion picture film emulsion, but it is now largely synonymous with videography due to the use of digital technology in both fields.


• film-craft

• filmmaking

Source: Wiktionary


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