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Howard Block (I) (1925–2005)

Howard Block was born on June 29, 1925 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Babylon 5 (1994) and Rocky III (1982). He died on February 5, 2005 in Tarzana, California, USA. See full bio »

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Star Trek: The Next Generation
Star Trek: The Next Generation Camera and Electrical Department
Babylon 5
Babylon 5 Camera and Electrical Department
Rocky III
Rocky III Camera and Electrical Department
Magnum, P.I.
Magnum, P.I. Camera and Electrical Department


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 1994 Babylon 5 (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1990 Parenthood (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit)
 1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (additional photographer)
 1990 Capital News (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit)
 1988 Nighthawks (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1988 Dear John (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1988) ... (camera operator)
 1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit)
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series) (camera operator - 5 episodes)
- Suitable for Framing (1985) ... (camera operator)
- Fox and Hounds (1985) ... (camera operator)
- ...Till Death Do Us Part (1985) ... (camera operator)
- Premium for Murder (1985) ... (camera operator)
- Turn of the Century Fox (1985) ... (camera operator)
 1984 Blue Thunder (TV Series) (camera operator - 11 episodes)
- The Island (1984) ... (camera operator)
- The Godchild (1984) ... (camera operator)
- The Long Flight (1984) ... (camera operator)
- Payload (1984) ... (camera operator)
- Clipped Wings (1984) ... (camera operator)
 1982 Rocky III (camera operator - uncredited)
 1982 T.J. Hooker (TV Series) (camera operator - 4 episodes)
- The Witness (1982) ... (camera operator)
- Hooker's War (1982) ... (camera operator)
- God Bless the Child (1982) ... (camera operator)
- The Streets (1982) ... (camera operator)
 1980 The Jazz Singer (camera operator)
 1980 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit)
 1980 Melvin and Howard (additional camera operator - uncredited)
 1980 The Nude Bomb (camera operator)
 1979 The Prisoner of Zenda (camera operator)
 1979 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1977 The Last of the Cowboys (second assistant camera: second unit)
 1976 Quincy M.E. (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1976 No Way Back (camera operator)
 1976 Cool Red (camera operator)
 1974 Amazing Grace (camera operator)
 1974 Crazy Joe (camera operator)
 1973 Godspell (camera operator)
 1973 Kojak (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1972 The Legend of Nigger Charley (camera operator)
 1971 Bananas (additional camera operator - uncredited) / (camera operator - uncredited)
 1967 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1961 The Defenders (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1955 The Honeymooners (TV Series) (assistant camera)
 1954 On the Waterfront (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1948 The Naked City (camera operator - uncredited)
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Society of Operating Cameramen, (SOC) Board of Governors, Membership and Banquet Chairman. Recipient, President's Award (1995) Lifetime Achievement Award (Cammy) (1998) See more »

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