Christopher G. Challis
Date of Birth
Mar 18, 1919
Birth Place:
Kensington, England, UK

Biography

British cinematographer Christopher G. Challis is noted for his richly detailed photography. He started out as a teenager working as a newsreel camera assistant. During WWII, he served as a cameraman with the RAF. Upon his return, Challis became a camera operator and a full-fledged director of photography in 1948. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi