Camera, Film, & Tape
Began career as a film loader at Universal Studios (date approximate)
Worked as a camera assistant and operator until 1958
First film as cinematographer, "The Monster of Piedras Blancas"
Shot first film as cinematographer for director Blake Edwards, "The Perfect Furlough"
Won acclaim for his work on the black-and-white thriller, "Lonely Are the Brave", one of the first feature films shot in the 35mm wide screen format using anamorphic lenses developed by Panavision