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|Also Known As:||Died:||September 7, 1996|
|Born:||February 12, 1903||Cause of Death:||heart failure|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cinematography ...|
RATE AND COMMENT
Entered industry as an office boy at Paragon Studios in Fort Lee, NJ
Became assistant cameraman for cinematographer George Folsey at Long Island Studios
Moved to Hollywood; worked at United Artists
Served as captain in the US Army Signal Corps during WWII where he was one of the first Americans to photograph the liberation of Paris
First feature as co-director of photography, "It's A Wonderful Life" with Joseph Walker
Solo debut as director of photography, "Magic Town"
Photographed one of the first TV series shot on film, as opposed to kinescope, "The Honeymoon Is Over"
Photographed first 3-D film, "Bwana Devil"
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