Clyde De Vinna

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Clyde De Vinna (born July 13, 1890, in Sedalia, Missouri, died July 26, 1953, in Los Angeles, California) was an American film and television cinematographer and director of photography. He won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography for White Shadows in the South Seas[1] presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1930 at its 2nd Academy Awards show.[2][3][4]

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Clyde De Vinna
Born(1890-07-13)July 13, 1890
DiedJuly 26, 1953(1953-07-26) (aged 63)
NationalityAmerican
Other namesClyde Da Vinna
Capt. Clyde DeVinna
Clyde DeVinna
Alma materUniversity of Arkansas
Occupation(s)Cinematographer
Director of photography
Years active1915–1953
OrganizationAmerican Society of Cinematographers
Notable workWhite Shadows in the South Seas
AwardsAcademy Award
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