William H. Daniels
Date of Birth
Dec 01, 1895
Birth Place:
Cleveland, OH

Biography

Following his graduation from USC, 22-year-old Ohioan William H. Daniels secured an assistant cameraman job at Triangle Studios. In 1918, less than a year later, he was chief photographer at Universal. His association with Erich Von Stroheim's Greed brought Daniels to MGM in 1924, where he would remain for most of his career. While at MGM, Daniels became Greta Garbo's favorite cameraman; he...