Sunday, March 19, 2017

Birdwatching B-) March 2017

These snaps were clicked at my home. March 2017. This is the first time, I am photographing Greater Coucal bird.


Male Asian Koel


Greater Coucal



Friday, February 10, 2017

My First Short Film as a Cinematographer

Short Film Title: ORU PIDI MANN

Based on novel: Oru pidi mann (by I.Santhan)

Synopsis: Post war in Sri Lanka, Newly married couple Rayan and Kalyani had a small wish i.e going to the dangerous place of Army Occupied Area to take the red sand out to plant a beautiful flower. During the process whether both their wishes achieved or not forms the crux of the story.


Rajan - A.K.Praveen

Kalyani - Gabrella fellus

Mohan - Marikkani-C

Army Man - Rajendran

Edited by: D.R.Ashwin kumar

Cinematography by: M.Manikanda prabhu

Directed by: A.Rammoorthy

Special Recognition: This film was selected, and shown along with many world cinemas during the 14th Chennai International Film Festival, 2017.

I would like to sincerely thank the director A Rammoorthy for giving me my first opportunity as a Cinematographer for his short film (fiction). 

Sunday, January 15, 2017

A Source of Inspiration

"If you light a lamp for someone else, it will also brighten your path" - Buddha

My photography :) During Chennai Vardah.
Oil lamps. Good old traditional way of lighting homes.

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