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1. A brief period, as at a high-level meeting or conference, during which the news media is invited to photograph or film public figures or other people, usually without being allowed to ask questions.
2. An event designed primarily to generate positive media coverage for an attending politician or other public figure.
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an opportunity, either preplanned or accidental, for the press to photograph a politician, celebrity, or event
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a brief period set aside, esp. for the media, to take photographs of public figures or noteworthy events.Also, pho′to op` (ɒp)
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|Noun||1.||photo opportunity - an occasion that lends itself to (or is deliberately arranged for) taking photographs that provide favorable publicity for those who are photographed|
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