• Follow
   

Ravi K. Chandran

Submited by- Team Sitagita on 15 Jan, 2011 ENTERTAINMENT  MOVIES  

Rate It
  Avg. Rating (0/5)338 Reads0 Comment(s)
Be the first one to Like this post Like It (0)

Ravi K. Chandran is one of the most talented cinematographer in Indian cinema today. He has been highly praised by the critics for his works. He has worked for the Tamil film industry as well as Bollywood.

Ravi K Chandran`s first experience as a cinematographer in Hindi film was with Priyadarshan`s Viraasat in the year 1997. He further gained recognition with Farhan Akhtar`s Dil Chahta Hai and Rakesh Roshan`s Koi Mil Gaya. His passion for the camera drives him into creating wonderful cinematography for the movies.

Ravi K. Chandran was born in Maduranthakam, Tamil Nadu, India. He did his graduation from A. M. Jain College in the year 1982. He began his career by working in Malayalam films, but very soon carved a special niche for himself in the Tamil film industry. Films like Minsara Kanavu and Kandukondain Kandukondain have brought him much fame. Ravi K. Chandran worked in association with various eminent film directors like Mani Ratnam, Rajiv Menon and Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Today he has various films to his credit, in which he has worked as a cinematographer.

The penchant that Ravi K Chandran developed for a camera was predictable as his own brother, Ramachandra Babu was in the same profession. Ramachandra Babu is an award-winning cinematographer who shot unforgettable Malayalam films for Bharatan, Padmarajan and K G George. Ramachandra Babu has worked as a cinematographer for many Tamil films as well as Hindi films. Ravi K. Chandran initially worked as an assistant to his brother.

Ravi K. Chandran has been honored with many awards for his cinematography. He won the award of the best cinematographer for the movie Virasat in 1998 and Black in 2006. Some of the popular films for which he has worked on as cinematographer are:-
  • Minsaara Kanavu (1997)
  • Punaradhivasam (1999)
  • Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000)
  • Citizen (2001), Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
  • Kannathil Muthamittal (2002)
  • Boys (2003)
  • Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004)
  • Yuva (2004)
  • Paheli (2004)
  • Black (2005)
  • Fanaa (2006)
  • Saawariya (2007)
Ravi K Chandra has also worked for many commercial films in Bollywood.

For more information on Ravi K. Chandran, visit sitagita.com.

Be the first one to Like this post Like It (0)

Share your views:

Sitagita Login
 
Post Comment

 
 

POLL

Who has the best abs in Bollywood?

Who has the best abs in Bollywood?
 Arjun Rampal4% | 6 votes
 Farhan Akhtar5% | 7 votes
 Hrithik Roshan78% | 102 votes
  Ranveer Singh11% | 15 votes
Total Votes: 130
View all Polls

Follow Us

 
 

Most Active Members

ramasubin 35 points
Joined: 27 May, 2013 15 points gained today
9.jpg
jai19576 5 points
Gurgaon | India
Joined: 16 Apr, 2014 5 points gained today
1.jpg
SHREYA90271 3 points
Nashik | India
Joined: 16 Apr, 2014 3 points gained today

Recent Activity on SitaGita

1.jpg
SHREYA90271 likes a forum post
Re:Best slogans on Heritage of India
(1 Hour ago) Gains 1 point
1.jpg
SHREYA90271 likes a forum post
Re:Best slogans on Heritage of India
(1 Hour ago) Gains 1 point
1.jpg
SHREYA90271 likes a forum post
Best slogans on Heritage of India
(1 Hour ago) Gains 1 point
9.jpg
jai19576 replied to the forum thread
Re: Slogans on Importance of trees
(4 Hours ago) Gains 5 points
ramasubin replied to the forum thread
Re: Sun music and its Anchoring jobs
(6 Hours ago) Gains 5 points