Ray June
Date of Birth
Mar 27, 1895
Birth Place:
Ithaca, NY

Biography

Singled out in 1939 by pioneer film historian Lewis Jacobs as one of America's finest cinematographers, Ray June began his career as a Signal Corps cameraman in World War I. Because he worked swiftly and without frills, June became invaluable to fast-buck producers of programmers and Poverty Row quickies in the '20s. With the coming of sound, June's stock rose in the industry. After rather...