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Ron Taylor (VI) (1934–2012)

Ron Taylor was born on March 8, 1934 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Ronald Josiah Taylor. He is known for his work on Jaws (1975), The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996) and The Blue Lagoon (1980). He was married to Valerie Taylor. He died on September 9, 2012 in Sydney. See full bio »

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Jaws Camera and Electrical Department
The Island of Dr. Moreau Camera and Electrical Department
The Blue Lagoon Camera and Electrical Department
Jaws 2 Camera and Electrical Department


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 2000 Shadow of the Shark (Video documentary) (camera operator)
 1997 Shark Pod (TV Movie documentary) (underwater camera operator)
 1996 The Island of Dr. Moreau (camera operator: underwater unit)
 1996 First Strike (underwater camera operator)
 1995 Flipper (TV Series) (underwater still photographer - 1 episode)
- That's a Moray! (1995) ... (underwater still photographer)
 1992 Jacques Cousteau: Rediscover the World II (TV Series documentary) (additional photography - 1 episode)
- The Great White Shark: Lonely Lord of the Sea (1992) ... (additional photography)
 1992 Honeymoon in Vegas (underwater photographer)
 1991 Blue Wilderness (TV Series documentary) (underwater photographer)
 1991 In the Footsteps of Mawson (Video documentary) (underwater camera operator)
 1991 The Great White Shark, Lonely Lord of the Sea (TV Movie documentary) (additional photography)
 1991 Return to the Blue Lagoon (underwater photographer)
 1988 Snakes: Eden's Deadly Charmers (TV Movie documentary) (additional photography)
 1986 The Quest (underwater photographer)
 1986 Sky Pirates (photographer: underwater sequence)
 1985 Fortress (underwater photographer)
 1984 The Silent One (underwater cinematographer) / (underwater photographer)
 1982 The Wreck of the Yongala (TV Movie documentary) (underwater camera operator)
 1982 A Dangerous Summer (underwater photographer)
 1981 Gallipoli (underwater photographer)
 1980 The Blue Lagoon (underwater photographer)
 1979 Operation Shark Bite (TV Movie documentary) (underwater camera operator)
 1978 Jaws 2 (live shark photography)
 1977 The Last Wave (additional photographer) / (underwater photographer - uncredited) / (underwater sequences - uncredited)
 1977 The Reef (Documentary) (underwater photography)
 1977 Orca (additional photography: shark sequences) / (underwater photographer)
 1975 Jaws (camera operator: live shark footage)
 1973 Inner Space (TV Series documentary) (underwater photographer - 13 episodes)
- Ship Wrecks (1973) ... (underwater photographer)
- Vanishing Grey Nurse (1973) ... (underwater photographer)
- Leopard Shark (1973) ... (underwater photographer)
- Man Eater (1973) ... (underwater photographer)
- Sea Lions (1973) ... (underwater photographer)
 1973 Le récif corail (Documentary) (camera operator)
 1971 Barrier Reef (TV Series) (underwater photographer - 2 episodes)
- Galleon (1971) ... (underwater photographer)
- Rendezvous (1971) ... (underwater photographer)
 1971 Blue Water, White Death (Documentary) (underwater photographer)
 1969 Attacked by a Killer Shark: The Rodney Fox Story (Documentary) (camera operator) / (underwater photographer)
 1969 The Intruders (underwater photographer)
 1969 La grande Barrière de Corail (Documentary) (camera operator)
 1969 Age of Consent (underwater photographer)
 1969 Skippy (TV Series) (underwater camera operator - 1 episode)
- The Shark Taggers (1969) ... (underwater camera operator)
 1968 Great Barrier Reef (Documentary short) (camera operator) / (underwater photographer)
 1967 The Cave Divers (Documentary short) (underwater camera operator)
 1967 Will the Great Barrier Reef Cure Claude Clough? (Short) (camera operator: underwater scenes) / (underwater photography)
 1966 Great White Death (Documentary short) (camera operator) / (underwater photographer)
 1965 Adventure Unlimited (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Adventure Unlimited (1965) ... (camera operator)
- Summer Affair (1965) ... (camera operator)
 1965 Revenge of a Shark Victim (Documentary short) (underwater camera operator)
 1965 Surf Scene (Documentary short) (underwater camera operator)
 1964 Slaughter at Saumarez (TV Movie documentary) (underwater camera operator)
 1962 Shark Hunters (Documentary) (underwater camera operator)
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Noted underwater and live shark photographer based out of Australia.

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