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Alvin Wyckoff

Alvin Wyckoff


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Cast (feature film)

We Can't Have Everything (1918) as Cameraman
Socialite Charity Cheever, though neglected by her unfaithful husband, tells her would-be lover Dyckman to find another which he does. When she is finally divorced, Dyckman is already married. But the new Mrs. Dyckman is already in love with a Marquis so an opening appears.
The Devil, the Servant, and the Man (1910) as
A sleazy gangster has a gang of young girls commit robberies and prostitution for him by getting them hooked on drugs.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1910) as
In this silent version of the classic tale, a cyclone transports Dorothy to the land of Oz.
Under the Stars and Stripes (1910) as
A chronicle about the thousands of emergency personnel, on and off-duty, who responded to this nation's worst disaster that took place on September 11, 2001. The brave men and women in uniform, as well as relief workers and individual citizens, worked with unprecedented commitment and compassion in
A Daughter of the Sioux (1909) as
The story of a beautiful and emotionally/psychologically distraught young woman whose unique perspective (literally, through the lens of a camera) results in suffering and despair. The heroes are Jiney and sexy lesbian roommate-best-friend Jas. Jiney and Jas are casual photographers, but Jiney is t

Cinematography (feature film)

Where the North Begins (1947) as Stills
The Bold Caballero (1936) as Photography
White Heat (1934) as Photography
Plantation owner William Hawks (David Newell) doesn't approve of the fact that most of the white men on the island have married, or are living with native girls. He doesn't approve of mixed marriages and is equally opposed to accepting the "gifts of love" offered to him by the native girls. One night, after several hours of hard drinking, he sees Leilani (Mona Maris) bathing on the beach, and he watches her until he can resist his craving no longer. He catches her in his arms and she willingly accepts his embraces. She comes to live with him and waits on him hand and foot. Hawks goes to San Francisco for a planter's convention and, when he returns, brings back society girl Lucille Cheney (Virginia Cherrill) as his wife. Leilana is heart-broken, while Lucille becomes quickly bored with her husband and Hawaii. Her boredom ends when Chandler Morris (Hardie Albright) sails into port on his yacht and he and Lucille begin an affair. Hawks drinks to forget. He catches Lucille and Chandler together and a fight ensues, Lucille, in an effort, to save her lover throws a kerosene lamp into the ripe sugar cane and fire spreads in all directions.
The Lost Jungle (1934) as Photography
Animal trainer Clyde Beatty heads a rescue party in search of his girl, Ruth, and her father who get lost looking for an uncharted island. His dirigible crashes into the jungles of the island. When he locates Ruth, he learns that her father has disappeared. The ensuing search is hindered by greedy gold hunters and wild animals.
Wine, Women and Song (1933) as Photography
If I Had a Million (1932) as Photog "Road Hogs"
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
Night Ride (1930) as Director of Photography
Just after newsman Rooker and Ruth Kearns are married he covers a double murder during a bank robbery. Cigarettes at the scene implicate gangster Tony Garotta. Garotta kidnaps Rooker and another reporter, intending to kill them.
Hell's Angels (1930) as Asst photog
Two buddies take on World War I flying aces and a seductive blonde.
The Storm (1930) as Director of Photography
Burr and Dave, two close friends who have backed each other up in countless difficulties, are torn apart by the arrival of a woman, Manette, who becomes stranded with them in their cabin during a raging blizzard.
Spider Webs (1927) as Camera
Blind Alleys (1927) as Director of Photography
The Canadian (1926) as Director of Photography
Tin Gods (1926) as Director of Photography
The New Klondike (1926) as Director of Photography
It's the Old Army Game (1926) as Director of Photography
Druggist Elmer Prettywillie is sleeping. A woman rings the night bell only to buy a two-cent stamp. Then garbage collectors waken him. Next it's firemen on a false alarm. And then a real fire.
Irish Luck (1925) as Director of Photography
The Swan (1925) as Director of Photography
Old Home Week (1925) as Director of Photography
A Kiss in the Dark (1925) as Director of Photography
The Man Who Found Himself (1925) as Director of Photography
Lucky Devil (1925) as Director of Photography
Men (1924) as Director of Photography
The Border Legion (1924) as Director of Photography
When a Girl Loves (1924) as Director of Photography
Lily of the Dust (1924) as Director of Photography
Strangers of the Night (1923) as Director of Photography
Pleasure Mad (1923) as Director of Photography
Adam's Rib (1923) as Director of Photography
Michael Ramsay only has time for gathering his fortune in wheat. His wife seeks comfort elsewhere and, to avoid a scandal, her daughter Matilda assumes her mother's guilt. Ramsay nearly goes broke but gets rich again; his wife returns.
Blood and Sand (1922) as Director of Photography
A promising young matador betrays his wife for a sultry aristocrat.
Fool's Paradise (1922) as Director of Photography
In a Mexican border town Athur befriends cantina girl Poll. She falls for him but he still loves the dancer Rosa. When the cigar Poll gives him explodes and blinds him, Arthur is duped into thinking Poll is Rosa and marries her. When his vision is surgically restored, he leaves for Siam to find Rosa.
Manslaughter (1922) as Director of Photography
Society-girl thrillseeker Lydia causes the death of motorcylce policeman and is prosecuted by her fiance Daniel who describes in lurid detail the downfall of Rome. While she's in prison she reforms and Daniel becomes a wasted alocholic.
Saturday Night (1922) as Director of Photography
Though betrothed to fellow socialite Richard, Iris weds her chauffeur Tom leaving Richard to marry the family laundress' daughter Shamrock. Class differences lead to divorces and remarriages.
The Man Who Saw Tomorrow (1922) as Director of Photography
The Affairs of Anatol (1921) as Director of Photography
In this silent film, a married man neglects his wife to search for the perfect mistress.
Forbidden Fruit (1921) as Director of Photography
Mary Maddock becomes a seamstress after her husband Steve wastes their money on booze. Her employer provides her as an escort to accompany millionaire Mallory. Her husband tries blackmailing Mallory and is later killed by the police, leaving Mary free to wed the millionaire.
Why Change Your Wife? (1920) as Camera
Robert and Beth Bordon are married but share little. He runs into Sally at a cabaret and the Gordons are soon divorced. Just as he gets bored with Sally's superficiality, Beth strives to improve her looks. The original couple falls in love again at a summer resort.
Something to Think About (1920) as Camera
Wealthy cripple Markley finances the education of blacksmith's daughter Ruth. When she returns to their small town he asks to marry her, but she runs off with city worker Jim Dirk who is then killed in a subway accident. Markley offers to marry her in name only to protect her new son.
For Better, for Worse (1919) as Camera
Dr. Edward Meade and friend Richard Burton both love Sylvia Norcross. Both enlist in the military, but Meade stays back to care for deformed children. Sylvia thinks him a coward and marries Burton. After Burton is presumed dead, Meade and Sylvia are to wed, but Burton returns maimed and scarred.
Don't Change Your Husband (1919) as Camera
Leila porter comes to dislike her husband James, a glue king who is always eating onions and looking sloppy. But after she divorces him and marries two-timing playboy Schuyler Van Sutphen the now-reformed James looks pretty good.
Male and Female (1919) as Camera
In this silent film, when an aristocratic family and their servants are shipwrecked, the butler becomes their ruler.
Fires of Faith (1919) as Camera
The Whispering Chorus (1918) as Camera
John Trimble has embezzled and obtains another identity by having a mutilated body buried in his place. He is later arrested for murdering himself. During the trial his mother, before dying from shock, asks him to keep his identity secret since his wife is now married to the Governor and expecting a child.
We Can't Have Everything (1918) as Camera
Socialite Charity Cheever, though neglected by her unfaithful husband, tells her would-be lover Dyckman to find another which he does. When she is finally divorced, Dyckman is already married. But the new Mrs. Dyckman is already in love with a Marquis so an opening appears.
The Squaw Man (1918) as Camera
Captain Wynnegate leaves England, accepting the blame for embezzling charity funds though knowing that his cousin Sir Henry is guilty. Out West he and the Indian girl Nat-U-Rich save each other from the evil cattle rustler Cash Hawkins and marry. Lady Diana shows up to announce Sir Henry's death. After Nat-U-Rich's suicide Wynnegate takes his half-breed son and Lady Diana back to England as the new Earl of Kerhill.
Till I Come Back to You (1918) as Camera
Belgian girl Yvonne is married to Karl Von Krutz who admits being a spy after war breaks out. US Captain Strong assumes his identity and aborts a mission he is on to save the life of Yvonne and the orphans she cares for. For this he must face court-martial
Old Wives for New (1918) as Camera
Charles Murdock neglects his fat and lazy wife in favor of Juliet Raeburn but, when Juliet's name is involved in murder, he marries Viola and takes her to Paris.
A Romance of the Redwoods (1917) as Camera
The Devil Stone (1917) as Camera
Fishermaid Marcia Manot finds an emerald which once belonged to a Norse queen and is cursed. Greedy American Silas Martin marries her, then sets her up for divorce. She kills him and weds his business manager Sterling, but a detective learns about Silas' death.
The Woman God Forgot (1917) as Camera
Cortez sends Alvarado to Montezuma who throws him into a dungeon from which he is rescued by Tecza who loves him. He is recaptured when her lover Guatemoco finds Alvarado hiding in her chambers. Tecza next leads Cortez into the city, thus causing the destruction of her nation and securing the love of Alvarado.
The Little American (1917) as Camera
German-American Karl and French-American Jules are in love with Angela when each returns to his country as war breaks out. She sails for France and while there is nearly raped by Karl as the Germans invade. She is later arrested for sending secret messages to Jules but Karl defends her. Both are saved from execution by the arrival of the French forces and Count Jules
Maria Rosa (1916) as Camera
Joan the Woman (1916) as Camera
In World War I an English officer is inspired to fulfill his mission when he finds the decayed sword of Joan of Arc who appears to him in a vision. The story goes back through her leadership of the French Army and her burning at the stake.
The Dream Girl (1916) as Camera
The father of San Francisco waif Meg runs an illegal liquor club and supports "English" Hal in scheme to blackmail a wealthy girl. Meg is put on probation to Benjamin Merton, father of the girl to be blackmailed. When she discovers her father's plan she reveals all, risking expulsion from her new home and the company of its very attractive son Tom.
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1916) as Camera
Jack Hale, a revenue agent, is sent into the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia to track down illegal alcohol producers - "moonshiners." His task is complicated when he falls in love with June Tolliver, daughter of one his intended quarry.
Temptation (1915) as Camera
Opera singer Renee Dupree is in love with struggling composer Julian who falls very seriously ill. She goes to impresario Mueller for the money Julian needs but is saved from sacrificing her virtue when a jealous lover kills Mueller.
The Girl of the Golden West (1915) as Camera
Road agent Ramerrez hides out in his girlfriend's store where the Sheriff knows him to be. The Sheriff plays The Girl a game of cards to decide Ramerrez's future. She wins. She later saves him from a hanging. She rides off with him.
The Captive (1915) as Camera
With her brother killed Sonya is given Turkish captive Mahmud to do the hard work on the farm. After they become fond of each other he strikes a Turkish officer. When peace arrives, his blow costs him his noble lands. She is burned out of her house. They meet again on the road with nothing but each other.
The Cheat (1915) as Camera
In this silent film, a society woman makes a costly bargain to pay off her debts.
Carmen (1915) as Camera
The cigarette girl fights with another from the factory and is given to the custody of Don Jose who is smitten by her. In the city she falls for the bullfighter Escamillo. Jealous Don Jose stabs her outside the bullring.
The Virginian (1914) as Camera
Wyoming schoolteacher Molly Wood is attracted to a cowboy known as "The Virginian." He has to help hang his best friend Steve when the latter falls in with a bunch of cattle thieves led by Trampas. Eventually the Virginian must take on the bad guys and get the girl.
The Spoilers (1914) as Camera

Cinematography (short)

No News Is Good News (1943)
In this comedic short, Robert Benchley answers several questions from audience members.
The Magic Alphabet (1942)
This short film focuses on the work of Dutch physician Christiaan Eijkman.

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