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Daniel L. Fapp (1904–1986)

American cinematographer who spent the bulk of his career at Paramount (1923-1959). After two years apprenticed in the studio lab, Fapp first worked the movie camera as an assistant in 1925. By 1941, he had graduated to full director of photography at the behest of cinematographer, turned director, Ted Tetzlaff. Fapp joined the American Society of... See full bio »

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 1969 Marooned (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1968 Ice Station Zebra (director of photography)
 1968 5 Card Stud (director of photography)
 1967 Double Trouble (director of photography)
 1966 Spinout (director of photography)
 1966 Lord Love a Duck (director of photography)
 1966 Our Man Flint (director of photography)
 1964 The Pleasure Seekers (director of photography)
 1964 Send Me No Flowers (as Daniel Fapp)
 1963 Fun in Acapulco (director of photography)
 1963 The Great Escape (director of photography)
 1961 One, Two, Three (director of photography)
 1961 Bachelor Flat (director of photography)
 1961 West Side Story (director of photography)
 1960 All the Young Men (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1959 Li'l Abner
 1959 The Five Pennies (director of photography)
 1959 The Trap
 1958 Desire Under the Elms (director of photography)
 1956 Bing Presents Oreste (Short)
 1956 Hollywood or Bust (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1956 Pardners (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1955 You're Never Too Young (director of photography)
 1955 Run for Cover (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Bachelor's Bride (1955) ... (as Daniel Fapp)
 1954 Living It Up (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1954 Knock on Wood (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1953 Money from Home (director of photography)
 1953 The Caddy (director of photography)
 1952 Jumping Jacks (director of photography)
 1952 Anything Can Happen (director of photography)
 1952 Sailor Beware (director of photography)
 1951 The Stooge (director of photography)
 1951 The Redhead and the Cowboy (as Daniel Fapp)
 1950 Union Station (director of photography)
 1950 September Affair (uncredited)
 1948 Dream Girl
 1948 Hazard
 1948 The Big Clock
 1947 Golden Earrings (director of photography)
 1947 Suddenly It's Spring (director of photography)
 1946 To Each His Own (director of photography)
 1945 Kitty
 1945 You Came Along (director of photography)
 1944 And Now Tomorrow (director of photography)
 1944 Henry Aldrich Plays Cupid (as Dan Fapp)
 1944 Henry Aldrich, Boy Scout (as Daniel Fapp)
 1943 Henry Aldrich Swings It (as Daniel Fapp)
 1942 Henry and Dizzy (director of photography - as Daniel Fapp)
 1942 True to the Army (as Daniel Fapp)
 1941 Glamour Boy
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