Charles Van Enger

Biography

Charles J. Van Enger spent six decades in the movie business -- five of them as one of Hollywood's busiest cinematographers -- and was involved in a string of beautifully photographed movies beginning in the 1920s. Born in Port Jervis, NY, in 1890, his first job was as a page at the New York Stock Exchange, and he later worked for the Liverpool London Insurance Company. He served as a member of...