Lonsdale, Gordon

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(Gordon C. Lonsdale)


Education: Brigham Young University, degree in communications. Avocational Interests: Still photography.

Addresses: Office Gordon Lonsdale Photography, 532 West 740 N., Orem, UT 84057. Agent Cecilia Banck, Mirisch Agency, 1801 Century Park E., Suite 1801, Los Angeles, CA 90067.

Career: Cinematographer and director. Gordon Lonsdale Photography, Orem, UT, principal; photography director for industrial films and commercials; also worked as a camera operator, unit director, and grip, sometimes credited as Gordon C. Lonsdale.


Television Cinematographer; Series:

Northern Exposure, CBS, multiples episodes (some as Gordon C. Lonsdale), 19901995.

Going to Extremes, ABC, 1992.

(As Gordon C. Lonsdale) Space: Above and Beyond, Fox, multiple episodes, 19951996.

Kate Brasher, CBS, 2001.

Haunted, UPN, 2002.

Television Cinematographer; Movies:

The Witching of Ben Wagner, The Disney Channel, 1987.

It Nearly Wasn't Christmas, syndicated, 1989.

"A Girl of the Limberlost," Wonderworks, PBS, 1990.

Jailbirds, CBS, 1991.

Unforgivable, CBS, 1996.

A Loss of Innocence (also known as The End of Eden ), ABC, 1996.

Houdini, TNT, 1998.

The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn, CBS, 1999.

Avalon: Beyond the Abyss, UPN, 1999.

Anya's Bell, CBS, 1999.

See You in My Dreams, CBS, 2000.

The Last Brickmaker in America, CBS, 2001.

Stealing Christmas, USA Network, 2003.

Television Cinematographer; Miniseries:

(As Gordon C. Lonsdale) The Last Don (also known as Mario Puzo's The Last Don ), CBS, 1997.

Bella Mafia, CBS, 1997.

Television Cinematographer; Specials:

Minerva Teichert: A Mission in Paint, PBS, 1988.

A More Perfect Union: America Becomes a Nation, PBS, 1989.

A Celebration of Christmas, PBS, 1991.

Choose Your Own Adventure: The Case of the Silk King, ABC, 1992.

Buckaroo Bard, PBS, 1993.

Songs of Praise and Remembrance: A Memorial Day Celebration, PBS, 2000.

Television Cinematographer; Pilots:

Encyclopedia Brown: The Boy Detective; OneMinute Mysteries, HBO, 1989.

Parenthood, NBC, 1990.

Also cinematographer for the pilots The Center, NBC; Mercy Point, UPN; and On the Street, ABC.

Television Cinematographer; Episodic:

(As Gordon C. Lonsdale) "Achilles," The Magnificent Seven, CBS, 1998.

Director of photography for episodes of Crisis Center, NBC, and Providence, NBC.

Film Cinematographer:

The Best Two Years, Halestorm Entertainment, 2003.


Videos; Cinematographer:

Set Straight on Bullies, 1988.

Also director of photography for the video Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.