Mr.KK Senthil Kumar is one of the leading cinematographers in India, Who has canned one of the biggest motion pictures “BAAHUBALI, the Beginning and Conclusion”. Senthil Kumar is a prodigy and developed the skill from his passion towards cinematography. He put Indian cinema at a par with international standards. He helps the director tell his story in the most cinematic manner. Senthil’s work speaks for itself and needs no adjectives to describe it .
He has done his post-graduation course in motion picture cinematography from one of the most prestigious film institutes of India-FTII, Which is a member of the international liaison centre of schools of cinema and television. (CLIECT) with scholarships. After returning from an institute with a reputation like all even Senthil expected a red carpet for his credentials from the university. Reality hits one and all and despite having no god father or any close or far relative in the film industry he has risen above all.
He started his career in 2001 with a television serial. The craft he displayed there was noticed and his journey with motion pictures began. Every movie was a challenge and overcoming them was equally enthralling. He had the opportunities to work on most of his films with computer graphics when this industry was still growing. we have a long way to go. His craft over the years has won him many laurels, felicitations. People have honoured him with numerous awards and recognitions for each of his craft in cinematography.
He is recognized not only for Baahubali but also other prestigious films like Arundhati, Magadheera and Eega.