photograph (a picture)
photographer (a person)
photography (an activity or the sum total of somebody’s photographic work)
Other words for ‘photograph’: picture, pic, photo, snapshot.
Grammar – Plurals
The word photograph is an interesting word. It has two plurals. One is concrete and is countable. The other is a non-count noun which is always plural. Look at these examples:
I really like your photographs.
I really like your photography.
Both forms are possible.
Are you a photographer?
Have you ever studied photography formally?
How did you start taking pictures?
Have you ever worked as a professional photographer?
Are you a freelance photographer?
How many cameras do you have?
What kind of camera do you have?
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Live Language Linkup
To talk about photography in English with another person, go to the Live Language Linkup page and browse the comments.
Leave your contact details in the comments section like this:
Hi. My name is Michael. I want to talk about photography in English. I am interested in taking pictures of flowers. The natural environment in Colombia is wonderful! My skype ID is: michealcolombia
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