The Best action cinematographers.

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John Schwartzman
Cinematographer, Jurassic World
Attended USC Film School.
“ Best work: * Pearl Harbor *, * Armageddon * and * The Rock *. ” - nicesegue
 
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Ben Seresin
Cinematographer, World War Z
 
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Mitchell Amundsen
Camera and Electrical Department, Pearl Harbor
Mitchell "Mitch" Amundsen grew up in Larkspur in Marin County outside of San Francisco. During his high school years he became interested in still photography and studied film at the Montana State University in Bozeman. There, he took classes on motion pictures, which sparked his interest in cinematography...
 
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Amir Mokri
Cinematographer, Man of Steel
 
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Paul Cameron
Cinematographer, Collateral
 
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Andrzej Bartkowiak
Cinematographer, Speed
 
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Bill Pope
Cinematographer, The Matrix
 
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Russell Carpenter
Cinematographer, Titanic
 
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Tobias A. Schliessler
Cinematographer, Hancock
 
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Mauro Fiore
Cinematographer, Avatar
 
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David Emmerichs
Camera and Electrical Department, The Green Mile
Born in California, David grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and attended Rufus King High School. He became interested in movies at an early age, making stop-motion animated films in his basement when he was age 12. He attended the New York University Tisch School of the Arts film school from 1985-1989; winning awards for cinematography and becoming interested in Steadicam...
 
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John Seale
Cinematographer, Mad Max: Fury Road
 
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Dean Lent
Cinematographer, Gas, Food Lodging
 
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Peter Levy
Cinematographer, Predator 2
 
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Alex Thomson
Cinematographer, Alien³
Alex Thomson entered the film industry in 1946. He worked as regular camera operator to Nicolas Roeg in the 1960s before becoming a director of photography in 1968. His career suffered a hiatus in the mid 1970s when he was injured after falling off a camera rostrum on the set of Jesus Christ Superstar. He was nominated for an Oscar in 1982 for his cinematography on Excalibur
 
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John Mathieson
Cinematographer, Gladiator
John Mathieson came up through the traditional camera ranks and worked as an assistant to Gabriel Beristáin for several years. Mathieson was first recognized for his work on the music video "Peek-A-Boo" by Siouxsie and the Banshees.
 
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Dietrich Lohmann
Cinematographer, Deep Impact
 
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Jeffrey L. Kimball
Cinematographer, Top Gun
 
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Arthur Wong
Cinematographer, Ultraviolet
 
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Peter Pau
Pau has been one of the top cinematographers in Hong Kong. After his graduation of Filmmaking at San Francisco Art Institute in 1983, he directed his first feature "The Temptation of Dance" and Wu du qing chou (aka Misty) in the 1990s. Pau has been working with the top directors such as John Woo (_Dip hyut shueng hung (1989)_ [aka The Killer])...
 
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James Hawkinson
Cinematographer, Hannibal
 
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Michael Ballhaus
Cinematographer, The Departed
 
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Dean Semler
Cinematographer, Dances with Wolves
 
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Ericson Core
Cinematographer, The Fast and the Furious
After graduating from USC's film program as well a degree from the prestigious Art Center College of Design, Core started his career as a Director of Photography on such films as "187" for Kevin Reynolds, "Payback" for Brian Hegleland, "Mumford" for Lawrence Kasdan, "Dancing at the Blue Iguana" for Michael Radford...
 
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Newton Thomas Sigel
Cinematographer, Drive
 
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Dan Laustsen
Cinematographer, Silent Hill
 
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Adrian Biddle
Cinematographer, V for Vendetta
 
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Howard Atherton
Cinematographer, Bad Boys
 
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Alexander Gruszynski
Cinematographer, Tremors
 
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Haris Zambarloukos
Cinematographer, Thor
 
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Seamus McGarvey
Cinematographer, The Avengers
Seamus McGarvey BSC, born 29 June 1967 in Armagh, Northern Ireland, is an Irish cinematographer who began his career as a still photographer before attending film school at the University of Westminster in London. Upon graduating in 1988 he began shooting short films and documentaries, including Skin...
 
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Darius Khondji
Cinematographer, Se7en
 
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David Tattersall
Cinematographer, The Green Mile
 
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Jan de Bont
Cinematographer, Die Hard
Jan de Bont was born in the Netherlands to a Roman Catholic Dutch family on the 22 of October 1943. He has always had a creative mind and good mentality for camera techniques and soon got into film as a popular cinematographer. He worked on a huge number of films before finding himself on the production of the film Speed...
 
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John Toll
Cinematographer, Braveheart
 
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Matthew Libatique
Cinematographer, Iron Man
 
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David Eggby
Cinematographer, Pitch Black
David Eggby ACS Director of Photography, DAVID EGGBY A.C.S. began his career at Crawford Productions in 1965. A stint in Still Photography followed. He then spent 6 years as a Naval Airman Photographer with the Royal Australian Navy. David has also worked on many police TV dramas, commercials, mini series and television movies...
 
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Daryn Okada
Cinematographer, Mean Girls
 
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Barry Ackroyd
Cinematographer, The Hurt Locker
 
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Thomas E. Ackerman
Cinematographer Thomas Ackerman was born on 14 September, 1948 at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and enrolled in the University of Iowa, where he took a cinema course. He was hired by the university to shoot football games and training films for its School of Dentistry. In 1968 he went to work for Oscar-winning filmmaker Charles Guggenheim, who became his mentor...
 
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Dion Beebe
Cinematographer, Edge of Tomorrow
 
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Gabriel Beristain
Cinematographer, Blade II
 
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Bojan Bazelli
Cinematographer, Mr. & Mrs. Smith
 
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Don Burgess
Cinematographer, Forrest Gump
 
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James L. Carter
Cinematographer, Ladder 49
 
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Thomas Kloss
Cinematographer, Don Jon
 
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Christian Sebaldt
Cinematographer, Resident Evil: Apocalypse
Christian is a member of the American Society of Cinematographers, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, the Visual Effects Society and others. Raised in Munich, Germany, his first serious exposure to the film industry was as a trainee at the Bavaria Studios and Lab in Munich...
 
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Dante Spinotti
Cinematographer, L.A. Confidential
Dante Spinotti was born in Tolmezzo, Udine, in the northeastern Italian Region of Friuli. He began his career at RAI (Italian TV), before that he spent lot of time in Kenia as cinematographer for his uncle. In 1985, producer Dino De Laurentiis offered him a chance to work in USA for the first time with Michael Mann for the feature Manhunter...
 
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Jack N. Green
Cinematographer, Unforgiven
 
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John Toll
Cinematographer, Braveheart
 
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Frank Griebe
Cinematographer, Cloud Atlas
 
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Buzz Feitshans IV
Cinematographer, Chuck
 
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Peter Deming
Cinematographer, Mulholland Dr.
 
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Mark W. Gray
Cinematographer, A.P.E.X.
 
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Harris Done
Cinematographer, Trekkies
 
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Alun Bollinger
Cinematographer, The Frighteners
 
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Bill Wong
Cinematographer, Wong Fei Hung
 
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Jingle Ma
Cinematographer, Rumble in the Bronx
 
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John Blick
Cinematographer, The Frighteners
 
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Ward Russell
Camera and Electrical Department, Top Gun
 
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Luciano Tovoli
Cinematographer, Suspiria
 
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Jules O'Loughlin
Cinematographer, Krampus
 
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Lukas Ettlin
Cinematographer, The Lincoln Lawyer
 
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Steve Mason
Cinematographer, Harsh Times
 
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Caleb Deschanel
Cinematographer, The Patriot
 
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Emmanuel Lubezki
Cinematographer, Gravity
Lubezki began his career in Mexican film and television productions in the late 1980s. His first international production was the 1993 independent film Twenty Bucks, which followed the journey of a single twenty-dollar bill. Lubezki is a frequent collaborator with fellow Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón...
 
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Jess Hall
Cinematographer, Hot Fuzz
 
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Juan Ruiz Anchía
Cinematographer, Glengarry Glen Ross
Juan Ruiz-Anchia, ASC was born in the capital of the Basque Province of Spain, Bilbao. He graduated in 1981 from the American Film Institute (AFI in Hollywood, CA) with a Master in Visual Arts as a Director of Photography. Prior to attending AFI, he graduated from the Escuela Oficial de Cinematografía in Madrid...
 
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Patrick Blossier
Cinematographer, Days of Glory