Cinematographers

by n-merza | created - 21 Sep 2013 | updated - 21 Sep 2013 | Public

1. Roger Deakins

Cinematographer | Skyfall

Roger Deakins is an English cinematographer best known for his work on the films of the Coen brothers, Sam Mendes, and Denis Villeneuve.

He is a member of both the American and British Society of Cinematographers.

Deakins' first feature film in America as cinematographer was Mountains of the Moon (...

Assassination of JJ, Prisoners, A Beautiful Mind

2. Peter Sova

Cinematographer | Push

Peter Sova is known for his work on Push (2009), Gangster No. 1 (2000) and Wicker Park (2004).

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3. Gordon Willis

Cinematographer | Zelig

Gordon Willis was an American cinematographer. He is best known for his work on Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather series as well as Woody Allen's Annie Hall (1977) and Manhattan (1979).

His work in the first two Godfather films turned out to be groundbreaking in its use of low-light photography ...

The Godfather, worked w/Woody Allen

4. Carlo Di Palma

Cinematographer | Mighty Aphrodite

Carlo Di Palma was born on April 17, 1925 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is known for his work on Mighty Aphrodite (1995), Blow-Up (1966) and Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993). He was married to Adriana Chiesa Di Palma. He died on July 9, 2004 in Rome.

Worked w/Woody Allen

5. Sven Nykvist

Cinematographer | The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Sven Nykvist was considered by many in the industry to be one of the world's greatest cinematographers. During his long career that spanned almost half a century, Nyvist perfected the art of cinematography to its most simple attributes, and he helped give the films he had worked on the simplest and...

in book - What's Eating Gilburt Grape, Sleepless in Seattle

6. Giuseppe Rotunno

Cinematographer | The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Giuseppe Rotunno was born on March 19, 1923 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is known for his work on The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988), Amarcord (1973) and Fellini's Casanova (1976).

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7. Vittorio Storaro

Cinematographer | Apocalypse Now

Vittorio Storaro, the award-winning cinematographer who won Oscars for "Apocalypse Now (1979)", "Reds (1981)" and "The Last Emperor (1987)". He was born on June 24, 1940 in Rome, where his father was a projectionist at the Lux Film Studio. At the age of 11, he began studying photography at a ...

in book - Apocalypse Now

8. Michael Ballhaus

Cinematographer | Goodfellas

Michael Ballhaus was a German cinematographer. He worked on many American films, including Baby It's You (1983), Old Enough (1984), After Hours (1985), The Color of Money (1986), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), Goodfellas (1990), Dracula (1992), The Age of Innocence (1993), Gangs of New York ...

in book - The Departed, Gangs of New York, Wild Wild West

9. Dariusz Wolski

Cinematographer | The Martian

Dariusz Wolski was born on May 7, 1956 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland as Dariusz Adam Wolski. He is known for his work on The Martian (2015), Prometheus (2012) and Crimson Tide (1995).

in book - Sweeney Todd, Pirates of the Caribbean, Alice in Wonderland

10. John Seale

Cinematographer | Mad Max: Fury Road

John Seale was born on October 5, 1942 in Warwick, Queensland, Australia as John Clement Seale. He is known for his work on Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), The English Patient (1996) and Witness (1985). He has been married to Louise Seale since September 23, 1967. They have two children.

in book - Harry Potter I, Rain Man, English Patient, Dead Poet's Society

11. Stephen Goldblatt

Cinematographer | The Help

Stephen Goldblatt was born in 1945 in South Africa. He is known for his work on The Help (2011), Closer (2004) and Angels in America (2003).

In book - The Help

12. Dion Beebe

Cinematographer | Memoirs of a Geisha

Dion Beebe is an Australian-South African cinematographer. He is best known for his collaboration with Rob Marshall in the films Chicago (2002), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005), Nine (2009), Into the Woods (2014) and Mary Poppins Returns (2018);

Beebe also worked with Michael Mann in Collateral (2004) ...

in book - Collateral