[foh-tuh-jen-ik] /ˌfoʊ təˈdʒɛn ɪk/
forming an attractive subject for photography or having features that look well in a photograph:
a photogenic face.
Biology. producing or emitting light, as certain bacteria; luminiferous; phosphorescent.
Medicine/Medical. produced or caused by light, as a skin condition.
(esp of a person) having features, colouring, and a general facial appearance that look attractive in photographs
(biology) producing or emitting light: photogenic bacteria
1839, “produced or caused by light,” from photo- “light” + -genic “produced by” (see genus). Originally in photogenic drawing, the early term for “photography;” meaning “photographing well” is first attested 1928, from photo- as short for “photograph.”
photogenic pho·to·gen·ic (fō’tə-jěn’ĭk)
- Photogenic epilepsy
photogenic epilepsy n. A form of reflex epilepsy in which seizures are provoked by a flickering light.
[foh-toh-jee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌfoʊ toʊ dʒiˈɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the technique of interpreting from aerial photographs or compiling geologic maps therefrom. /ˌfəʊtəʊdʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study and identification of geological phenomena using aerial photographs
[foh-tuh-gram] /ˈfoʊ təˌgræm/ noun 1. a silhouette photograph made by placing an object directly on sensitized paper and exposing it to light. /ˈfəʊtəˌɡræm/ noun 1. a picture, usually abstract, produced on a photographic material without the use of a camera, as by placing an object on the material and exposing to light 2. (obsolete) a […]