Russell Carpenter

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Russell Carpenter, A.S.C.
Born Russell Paul Carpenter
(1950-12-09) December 9, 1950 (age 64)
Van Nuys, California, U.S.
Other names Russ Carpenter
Occupation Cinematographer
Title ASC

Russell Paul Carpenter, ASC (born December 9, 1950) is an American cinematographer. He is most widely known for his collaborations with director James Cameron.

Carpenter was born in Van Nuys, California, a grandson of a film sound engineer. An alum of Van Nuys High School, he is a member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC). He has a degree from San Diego State University.


Year Film Genre Other notes
1983 Sole Survivor
1988 Critters 2: The Main Course
Lady in White
The Wonder Years Television
1989 The Wizard of Speed and Time
Cameron's Closet
1990 Death Warrant
Solar Crisis
1991 The Perfect Weapon
1992 Pet Sematary Two
The Lawnmower Man
1993 Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman Television
Hard Target
1994 True Lies
1995 The Indian in the Cupboard
1996 T2 3-D: Battle Across Time
1997 Titanic Romantic drama Won Academy Award for Best Cinematography
Money Talks
1998 The Negotiator
2000 Charlie's Angels Action comedy
2001 Shallow Hal Comedy
2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Action comedy
2004 Noel
2005 Monster-in-Law Romantic comedy
2006 Awake
Sisters in Law
2008 21
2009 Locker 13
The Ugly Truth Romantic comedy
2010 Killers Action comedy
2012 This Means War Action comedy
2013 Jobs Biographical drama Carpenter was the cinematographer for the scenes shot in the United States. Aseem Bajaj was the cinematographer for the scenes shot in India.[1][2]
2015 Ant-Man Superhero film


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