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Russell Boyd was born on April 21, 1944 in Victoria, Australia. He is known for his work on Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975) and Gallipoli (1981). See full bio »

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Known For

Picnic at Hanging Rock Cinematographer
Gallipoli Cinematographer
Crocodile Dundee Cinematographer


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 2018 The Defector (Short)
 2013/V Light (Short)
 2012 Watch with Mother (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2012)
 2010/I The Way Back (director of photography)
 2008/II Finders Keepers (Short)
 2007 What They Don't Know (Short)
 2007 Ghost Rider (director of photography)
 2002/II The Birthday (Short)
 2001 Serenades
 2000 Company Man
 1997 Liar Liar (director of photography)
 1996 Tin Cup
 1995 Operation Dumbo Drop (director of photography)
 1994 Cobb
 1992 Forever Young
 1992 Turtle Beach
 1991 Sweet Talker
 1990 Prisoners of the Sun (director of photography)
 1989 In Country
 1988 The Rescue (director of photography)
 1988 Crocodile Dundee II (director of photography)
 1987 High Tide (director of photography)
 1986 The Challenge (TV Mini Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1986)
 1986 Crocodile Dundee (director of photography)
 1985 The Perfectionist (TV Movie)
 1985 Burke & Wills (director of photography)
 1984 Mrs. Soffel
 1983 Phar Lap
 1983 Tender Mercies (director of photography)
 1982 The Year of Living Dangerously (director of photography)
 1982 Starstruck
 1982 Night of Shadows (Short)
 1981 Gallipoli (director of photography)
 1981 A Town Like Alice (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1981)
- Episode #1.2 (1981)
- Episode #1.1 (1981)
 1980 A Club with Three Members (Documentary)
 1980 The Chain Reaction (director of photography)
 1980 Gymnastics: Just About the Best Thing Going (Documentary short)
 1979 Bali: Island of the Gods (Short)
 1979 Days I'll Remember in South Australia (Documentary short)
 1979 New South Wales Images (TV Movie documentary)
 1979 Dawn!
 1978 Plunge Into Darkness (TV Movie)
 1978 Tapak Dewata Java (Short)
 1978 The Sparks Obituary (Short)
 1978 The Night Nurse (TV Movie)
 1978 Gone to Ground (TV Movie)
 1977 The Last Wave (director of photography)
 1977 Benny Hill Down Under (TV Movie)
 1977 Backroads
 1977 Mama's Gone A-Hunting (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1977 The Alternative (TV Movie)
 1976 Break of Day
 1976 Making a Living (Documentary short)
 1976 Summer of Secrets (director of photography)
 1976 Is There Anybody There? (TV Movie)
 1975 CBS Children's Film Festival (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Me and You, Kangaroo (1975) ... (cameraman)
 1975 Picnic at Hanging Rock (as Russel Boyd)
 1975 The Man from Hong Kong (director of photography)
 1974 What Went Wrong at Currajong? (Documentary short)
 1974 Between Wars
 1974 Matchless
 1973 Cheryl and Kevin (Short)
 1973 Mr. Fixit, My Dad (Short)
 1972 The Marty Feldman Show (TV Special short)
 1972 The Spoiler (TV Series)
 1969 The American Poet's Visit (Short)
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Member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) since 1975, and the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) since 2004.

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