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John Cardiff | Jack Cardiff OBE
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
[on photographing Humphrey Bogart
during the making of The African Queen
(1951) on location in the Congo] Bogie didn't care much about the way he looked in front of a camera, but you had to watch his toupee. It had to be fitted properly, and the lights had to be placed so that they didn't show up the gauze upon which the fake hair was stuck.
Fond words of remembrance written by lifelong admirer, Martin Scorsese
, for "Time" magazine's milestones tribute (Issue: May 11, 2009). Scorsese had previously written the forward to Cardiff's acclaimed autobiography, "Magic Hour: The Life of a Cameraman" (1996).