cameraman cameraman  /ˈkæ mə rə mən/


  • (n) a photographer who operates a movie camera



  1. In the hotel attack, the cameraman is positioned too close to the blast and the camera crackles with digital static as the torrent of yellow and orange flame rolls toward it.
  2. Farkhad Kerimov, a freelance television cameraman covering the war in Chechnya for the Associated Press, has been confirmed dead near Grozny.
  3. The video ends with the car set aflame and the cameraman apparently beaten unconscious.


  1. An earlier generation of TV news in Los Angeles

    Kevin Roderick: Dennis Lahti, a cameraman-editor for KNBC, posted this photo of his father, Richard Lahti, loaded up for "2 On The Town" on Channel 2: "We now do it with a camera, laptop/non-linear editing software, and a video-over-cellular live video transmission backpack."
    on June 7, 2013     Source: LA Observed

  2. News crew attacked in Providence R.I. while reporting story

    News crew attacked: WLNE-TV reports that its cameraman and reporter were trying to speak with Melissa Lawrence, the mother of a victim, Tuesday after a teenage boy turned himself in to police.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Christian Science Monitor

  3. News Crew Attack: Woman Charged With Assaulting Reporter

    Earlier this week, a reporter and cameraman for Providence, Rhode Island’s ABC 6 news station were attacked by a woman while attempting to question her. The woman’s daughter was shot during a recent graduation party, and the suspect in the …
    on June 6, 2013     Source: WebProNews


  1. Lucy said: "I'm just so relieved, I didn't trip, I didn't drop Maria, I didn't take the cameraman out. It went well. It was great."
    on Mar 22, 2010 By: Gary Lucy Source:

  2. "We tour the field during the series whenever we go to a new ballpark and discuss specific ground rules and potential trouble areas just like that," crew chief Gerry Davis said after the game. "Because we cannot control what the cameraman...
    on Nov 2, 2009 By: Gerry Davis Source: ESPN

  3. "A little dizzy," Hansbrough said when asked how he felt. "I took a pretty good blow when I fell but I'm feeling better. The cameraman was sitting close to the floor and I fell back into him." "They said that maybe I have a mild...
    on Dec 16, 2007 By: Tyler Hansbrough Source: USA Today

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