Vilmos Zsigmond : Master of lenses and light

Vilmos Zsigmond : Master of lenses and light

The magnificent career of Hungarian-born cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond resulted in his ranking among the 10 most influential cinematographers in film history in a survey conducted by the International Cinematographers Guild. He was awarded an Oscar for his achievements on “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” and a nominee for “The Deer Hunter,” “The River” (1984) and the “The Black Dahlia” (2006).