Harry Stradling Jr.

Director of photography, Camera assistant, Camera operator
Began his career as a camera assistant and camera operator (he assisted his father, cinematographer Harry Stradling, on 1955's "Guys and Dolls") and shot his first feature film, "Welcome to Hard Times," in 1967 ... Read more »
Born: 01/07/1925 in New York, USA

Filmography

Camera, Film, & Tape (40)

Caddyshack II 1988 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Blind Date 1987 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

A Fine Mess 1986 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

George Washington 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Director of Photography

Micki & Maude 1984 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

O'Hara's Wife 1982 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Buddy Buddy 1981 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

S.O.B. 1981 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper 1981 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Carny 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Mad Magazine Presents: Up the Academy 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Prophecy 1979 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Born Again 1978 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Convoy 1978 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Go Tell the Spartans 1978 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Damnation Alley 1977 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Midway 1976 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Special Delivery 1976 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Greatest 1976 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Bite the Bullet 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Rooster Cogburn 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Big Bus 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Mitchell 1974 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Bank Shot 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

McQ 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Way We Were 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Thumb Tripping 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

1776 1972 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing 1972 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Nightmare Honeymoon 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Skyjacked 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Something Big 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Support Your Local Gunfighter 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Late Liz 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Fools' Parade 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Little Big Man 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

There Was a Crooked Man 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Support Your Local Sheriff 1969 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Mad Room 1969 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Welcome to Hard Times 1967 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Biography

Began his career as a camera assistant and camera operator (he assisted his father, cinematographer Harry Stradling, on 1955's "Guys and Dolls") and shot his first feature film, "Welcome to Hard Times," in 1967. Stradling, Jr., has been noted for his outdoor color photography and has contributed to productions including "Little Big Man" (1970), "The Way We Were" (1973) and several films directed by Blake Edwards.

Relationships

Harry Stradling

Father
died 1970

Michael Stradling

Son
worked with father as second assistant on "Blind Date"

Robert Stradling

Son
worked with father as first assistant on the second camera for "Blind Date"

Walter Stradling

Great-Uncle
worked on several early Mary Pickford films

Milestones

1984

Shot first TV mini-series, "George Washington"

1967

First film as cinematographer, "Welcome to Hard Times"

1955

Assisted father on "Guys and Dolls"

Entered film industry as camera assistant and later camera operator

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