Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1983 Nominated
Oscar
Best Cinematography
Das Boot (1981)

Bavarian Film Awards

1982 Won
Bavarian Film Award
Best Cinematography (Kamerapreis)
Das Boot (1981)

German Camera Award

2001 Won
Honorary Award

German Film Awards

1976 Won
Film Award in Gold
Best Cinematography (Beste Kamera/Bildgestaltung)
Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum (1975)
Lieb Vaterland magst ruhig sein (1976)

Golden Camera, Germany

2007 Won
Golden Camera
25th Anniversary Camera
Das Boot (1981)
For the cinematography.

Marburg Camera Award

2010 Won
Marburg Camera Award

Society of Camera Operators

2011 Won
Historical Shot
Das Boot (1981)
For the "running in the hallway of the submarine" shot.

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