Well-known for his focus on many hit Tamil, Hindi, and Malayalam films, this Indian cinematographer received a Filmfare Award for Anniyan and an Aspara Award for Raavan. His debut film was a 1994 Tamil feature entitled Atharmam. For his focus on the film Ra.One, he was the 2012 receiver of a Central Euro Bollywood Prize for Ideal Cinematography. He was raised in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. His old sibling, Painter V. Jeevananthan, penned a favorite reserve about Indian movie theater. He continues to be publicly praised with the award earning Indian film movie director Mani Ratnam.