Irving Lippman

Irving Isadore Lippman (November 8, 1906 – November 15, 2006) was an American cinematographer and photographer.

Irving Lippman
Ann Miller by Irving Lippman, 1938.jpg
Lippman photograph of Ann Miller, 1938
Irving Isadore Lippman

(1906-11-08)November 8, 1906
DiedNovember 15, 2006(2006-11-15) (aged 100)
Occupation(s)Cinematographer and photographer

Lippman was born in Edendale, California.[1] He began his career in 1922 as an assistant cameraman for a Fatty Arbuckle comedy.[1][2] His work as a photographer included photographing celebrities.[1]

Lippman worked on films and television programs including Route 66, The Great Sioux massacre, Here Comes the Brides, Apache Territory, Columbo, The Partridge Family, Death Valley Days, The Monkees, 20 Million Miles to Earth,[3] The Wild Wild West, Tarzan and the Valley of Gold, The Outlaws Is Coming, 77 Sunset Strip, Bridget Loves Bernie, The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze and The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin.[2][4] His last cinematography credits were for Fantasy Island and The Love Boat.[2]

Lippman died in November 2006 at the Motion Picture & Television Fund cottages in Woodland Hills, California, at the age of 100.[1][4]


  1. ^ a b c d "Irving Lippman Obituary (1906–2006)". Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. November 17, 2006. p. 39. Retrieved August 20, 2021 – via  
  2. ^ a b c Etter, Jonathan (December 2009). Gangway, Lord, (The) Here Come the Brides Book. BearManor Media. pp. 407–408. ISBN 9781593935061 – via Google Books.
  3. ^ "Lippman Cameraman For Science Thriller". Valley Times. North Hollywood, California. October 17, 1956. p. 21. Retrieved August 20, 2021 – via  
  4. ^ a b Lentz, Harris (April 24, 2007). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2006. McFarland. p. 215. ISBN 9780786429332 – via Google Books.

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