Star Wars cinematographer, Gilbert Taylor, dies at age 99

The cinematic world suffered a great loss with the passing of veteran cinematographer, Gilbert Taylor, on 23 August 2013.  He was 99. Taylor was involved with classics like Star Wars, Dr. Strangelove, Flash Gordon, The Omen and our favourite Polanski film, Repulsion.

Rest in Peace Mr. Taylor.

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