English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'photograph'

(noun) 
Definition
a picture made by the chemical action of light on sensitive film
He wants to take some photographs of the house.
Synonyms
picture
I saw his picture in the paper.
,
photo (informal)
,
shot
She received praise for the monochrome shots in the film.
,
image
All people want to see is an image on the TV screen.
,
print
a black and white print of the children
, ,
snap (informal)
a snap my mother took last year
,
snapshot
,
selfie (informal)
,
transparency
The first colour photo was a transparency of a tartan ribbon.
,
likeness
The museum displays wax likenesses of every U.S. president.
,
JPEG
, ,
avatar
(verb) 
Definition
to take a photograph of
I hate being photographed.
Synonyms
take a picture of
, ,
film
We filmed the scene in one hour.
,
shoot
He'd love to shoot his film in Cuba.
,
snap (informal)
the paparazzi's repeated attempts to snap a royal
,
take (someone's) picture
,
capture on film
,
get a shot of

Additional synonyms

in the sense of film
Definition
to photograph with a movie or video camera
We filmed the scene in one hour.
Synonyms
video,
videotape,
in the sense of image
Definition
an optical reproduction of an object, formed by the lens of an eye or camera, or by a mirror
All people want to see is an image on the TV screen.
Synonyms
photo,
snapshot,
TIFF,
JPEG,
avatar,
in the sense of likeness
Definition
portrait
The museum displays wax likenesses of every U.S. president.

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