Well-known for his Academy Award-winning visible effects focus on the 1979 science fiction feature Alien, this British cinematographer can be appreciated for his focus on the 1963 musical movie The Great Mikado and in the 1967 documentary film 9 Times in Summer. Through the Globe Battle II years, he offered in Burma as an associate from the Royal Surroundings Force’s photographic device. He aimed a 1961 brief documentary film entitled Men on Tires. He was created and elevated in London, Britain. He and fellow Academy Award-winning British cinematographer Freddie Francis had been blessed in the same calendar year.