The transmission and reproduction of images over a distance by converting light into electrical signals; specifically transmission of images by telegraph; facsimile telegraphy.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Society of Arts. From tele- + photo- + -graphy.
The art or practice of taking photographs using a telephoto lens, especially of objects distant from the camera.
Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From tele- + photography.