A cinematographer is the one who is the main person over the camera and light crews working on a film, production or any other live action or videography. He is also called as director of photography. He is the one who take artistic and technical decision during a shoot.
- Short Films
- Broadcasting Channels
Minimum qualification is 10+2
- Artistic eye for photography - Basics of photography - Film-specific photography equipment and techniques - Problem-solving skills - Ability to work under pressure - Decision maker - Manage a budget and staff - Hard work - Passion - Dedication towards the film industry - Determination - Communication skills
Courses to be pursued
- Bachelor of Film and TV Production (Three Year)
- PG or Diploma in Cinematography (One or Two Years)
Film and Television Institute of India, Pune
Address: No.11, Law College Rd, Shanti Sheela Society, Telephone Exchange, Pune, Maharashtra 411004
Phone: 020 2558 0000
Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute, Kolkata
Address: E.M.Byepass Road, Pancha Sayar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700094
Phone: 033 2432 8355
A lot of Opportunity to travel. Sometimes the situations depend on type of production also.
Comfortable with both indoor and outdoor shootings. It has long working hours and vary on the type of production.
Yash Raj Films Pvt Ltd
Address: 5, Shah Industrial Estate, Veera Desai Road, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400053
Phone: 022 3061 3500
Address: Unit No 201& 202, 2nd Floor, Supreme Chambers, 17/18 Shah Industrial Estate, Off Veera Desai Road, Andheri (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra 400053
Phone: 022 6179 0100
Anil is a cinematographer, writer and director who has shot various successful movies such as Lagaan, Veer-Zaara, Jab Tak Hai Jaan etc. He received National Film Award for Best Cinematography for Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.
He is best known for his work in some major blockbusters like Padmavat, Bajirao Mastani, Dhoom 3, Chak De India etc.