David Holmes B.S.C

22.5.1927 – 13.4.1997

David Alan Holmes photographed several low budget movies, documentary shorts and television series but is best known as the Founder and Managing Director of Lee Filters Ltd from 1968 until he retired in 1988. Holmes gathered research and manufacturing expertise from around the globe, and pioneered the use of modern polymeric materials to make a wide range of filters for film and TV production, theatres and entertainment venues.

LEE Filters Ltd is a patron of the British Society of Cinematographers and a sponsor of IMAGO.