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Bernie Abramson (1923–2010)

Born in Los Angeles, California and started his photography in junior high school. He joined the United States Navy in 1942 as an aerial cameraman and was the first photographer to photgraph the Japanese fleet at the island of Palau. His aerial photos resulted in the sinking of in excess of 50 ships and the destruction of 150 of their aircraft for... See full bio »

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War and Remembrance
War and Remembrance Camera and Electrical Department
Three O'Clock High
Three O'Clock High Camera and Electrical Department
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids
Mikey and Nicky
Mikey and Nicky Cinematographer


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 1988 War and Remembrance (TV Mini-Series) (cinematographer - 5 episodes)
- Part 5 (1988) ... (cinematographer: USA)
- Part 4 (1988) ... (cinematographer: USA)
- Part 3 (1988) ... (cinematographer: USA)
- Part 2 (1988) ... (cinematographer: USA)
- Part I (1988) ... (cinematographer: USA)
 1987 Three O'Clock High (director of photography: second unit)
 1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (director of photography: second unit - uncredited)
 1976 All the President's Men (director of photography: second unit - uncredited)
 1974 McQ (director of photography: second unit - uncredited)
 1974 James Dean Remembered (TV Special documentary) (additional photographer - as Bernard Abrahamson)
 1972 Up the Sandbox (photographic consultant - as Bernard Abramson)
 1972 Last of the Red Hot Lovers (still photographer - uncredited)
 1972 Play It Again, Sam (still photographer - uncredited)
 1971 Dirty Harry (still photographer - uncredited)
 1971 The Steagle (still photographer - uncredited)
 1971 The Omega Man (still photographer - uncredited)
 1971 Drive, He Said (still photographer - uncredited)
 1971 THX 1138 (still photographer - uncredited)
 1970 Flap (still photographer - uncredited)
 1970 There Was a Crooked Man... (still photographer - uncredited)
 1970 Five Easy Pieces (still photographer - uncredited)
 1970 Which Way to the Front? (still photographer)
 1969 The Great Bank Robbery (still photographer - uncredited)
 1969 The Wild Bunch (still photographer - uncredited)
 1969 The Thousand Plane Raid (still photographer)
 1968 The Killing of Sister George (still photographer)
 1968 The Wicked Dreams of Paula Schultz (still photographer - uncredited)
 1967 In Cold Blood (still photographer - uncredited)
 1967 The War Wagon (still photographer - uncredited)
 1966 The Last of the Secret Agents? (still photographer)
 1966 Deathwatch (still photographer - as Bernard Abramson)
 1965 The Glory Guys (still photographer)
 1965 The Sandpiper (still photographer - uncredited)
 1963 Cleopatra (publicity photographer - uncredited)
 1963 Donovan's Reef (still photographer - uncredited)
 1962 Hero's Island (still photographer - uncredited)
 1962 Sergeants 3 (still photographer - uncredited)
 1960 The Alamo (still photographer - uncredited)
 1960 Ocean's 11 (still photographer - uncredited)
 1959 Some Like It Hot (still photographer - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Bernard Abrahamson | Bernie Abrahmson | Bernard J. Abramson | Bernard Abramson

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Grand-daughter is actress Nicole Abramson.

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