James S. Brown Jr.

James S. Brown Jr. (March 16, 1892 – June 1, 1949) was an American cinematographer.[1][2] He was a prolific worker with around 150 credits during his career spent generally with lower-budget outfits such as Columbia Pictures, Mayfair Pictures and Monogram Pictures.

James S. Brown Jr.
BornMarch 16, 1892
DiedJune 1, 1949 (1949-07) (aged 57)
Years active1924–1949



  1. ^ Blottner p.180
  2. ^ Darby p.64


  • Blottner, Gene. Columbia Pictures Movie Series, 1926-1955: The Harry Cohn Years. McFarland, 2011.
  • Darby, William. Masters of Lens and Light: A Checklist of Major Cinematographers and Their Feature Films. Scarecrow Press, 1991.

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