The talented cameraman of Kannada and Tamil Thyagarajan shot in to fame from ‘Pancharangi’ the assistant of nation’s pride Rathnavelu came to the place where Kannada film media was sitting at Le Meredian on Wednesday and thanked for the wonderful reviews they have given in the media for his camera work.
Mild in attitudes and superb in his work like his mentor Rathnavelu the work of Thyagarajan is seen in ‘Enthiran’ of superstar Rajanikanth and Aishwaraya Rai. He has worked as the second unit cameraman for nearly 25 days and took the camera all over Chennai for the stunning chase sequence. He is not aware where it will be placed in the cinema by director Shanker.
The assistant in Galipata and prior to it in ‘Cyanide’ Thyagarajan intention in life is to become Director of Photography for Bollywood films. Already with 12 films as assistant cameraman draws a difference between ‘Pancharangi’ and ‘Hrudayadali Idenidhe’ cinematography. Pancharangi was more realistic and this ‘HI’ is of the posh nature with more colors as the backdrop of IT segment and ad film soft lighting it demanded says Thyagarajan.
Hailing from Erkad near Salem with gold medal in Diploma in Film Technology has worked for documentary and short films for five years before joining Rathnavelu camp.