Andrew Lesnie

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Andrew Lesnie (1 January, 1956 - 27 April, 2015)[1][2] served as the director of photography for The Lord of the Rings (film series) and for The Hobbit (film series). He won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography in 2002 for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring.[3]

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  1. "Acclaimed cinematographer Andrew Lesnie leaves staggeringly influential oeuvre" dated 17 July 2015, The Sydney Morning Herald (accessed 24 September 2022)
  2. "Andrew Lesnie, Lord of the Rings cinematographer, dies" dated 28 April 2015, BBC (accessed 24 September 2022)
  3. "The 74th Academy Awards (2002)" dated 24 March 2002, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (accessed 24 September 2022)