Ram Prasad (cinematographer)

Ram Prasad[1][2] is an Indian director of photography who works predominantly in the Telugu film industry. He has done cinematography for more than 50 films. He has worked as cinematographer for movies like Hanuman Junction, Athanokkade, Maryada Ramanna, Mirapakay, Yevadu, and Legend.

Ram Prasad
Born
C. Ram Prasad

21 October 1966
OccupationDirector Of Photography
Years active1986 – present
Parent(s)Sri C. Madhav Rao & Smt. Subbalakshmi

Early lifeEdit

C. Ram Prasad[3] was born to the couple Sri C. Madhav Rao and Smt. Subbalakshmi in 1965. His father Sri C. Madhav Rao is a makeup man in South India and mother a housewife. He spent his earlier years in Chennai where his father was working as a makeup man. While his father inspired Ram Prasad to make a decision about his career and it was the film industry that supported his decision of joining the industry. After completing his SSLC, he joined the Film Institute in Chennai to pursue a Diploma in Cinematography (D.F.T.-Diploma in Film Technology). His passion for photography was so much that he just dropped out of college to join as the assistant of Late VSR Swamy.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

C. Ram Prasad[4] worked as assistant cameraman in Telugu feature films from 1986 to 1988, as associate cameraman from 1989 to 1993 and finally he got his first break in the film Pacha Thoranam.

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Movie Winner/Nominated
2004 Sangam Academy Award Best Cinematographer Nenu Won
2005 A.P. Cinegoers Award Best Cinematographer Athanokkade Won
2007 Nandi Award Best Cinematographer Munna Won

FilmographyEdit

Key
  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Language Notes
1994 Pacha Thoranam
Police Alludu
Merupu
Telugu
Telugu
Telugu
1996 Ayyinda Leda Telugu
1997 Kaliyugamlo Gandaragolam
Hello I Love You
Telugu
Telugu
1998 Hyderabad Blues
Swarnakka
English
Telugu
1999 Nee Kosam
9 Nelalu
Rockford (film)
Mysterious Girl
Telugu
Telugu
English
English
2000 Chala Bagundi
Prema Kosam
Naa Mnasistaraa
Sanchalanam
Telugu
Telugu
Telugu
Telugu
2001 Murari
Hanuman Junction
Chinnadana
Aadi
Telugu
Telugu
Telugu
Telugu
2002 Manasutho
Kanulu Musina Neevaye
Telugu
Telugu
2003 Pellam Oorelithe
Ottesi Cheputunna
Pellamtho Panenti
Telugu
Telugu
Telugu
2004 Sri Anjaneyam
Nenu
Telugu
Telugu
2005 Athanokkade
Chakram
Telugu
Telugu
2006 Veerabhadra (film)
Yemandoi Srivaru
Telugu
2007 Munna
Vijayadasami
Telugu
2008 Hare Ram
Hero
Telugu
2009 Saleem Telugu
2010 Maryada Ramanna Telugu
2011 Mirapakay Telugu
2012 Rebel Telugu
2014 Yevadu Telugu
2014 Legend Telugu
2015 Subramanyam For Sale Telugu
2017 2 Countries Telugu
2018 Jai Simha Telugu
2019 Ruler Telugu

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dop Ram Prasad - The lens man".[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Interview With Ram Prasad". Archived from the original on 29 March 2015. Retrieved 23 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Cinematographer C.Ram Prasad".[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Ram Prasad C".

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