K. K. Senthil Kumar is an Indian cinematographer who predominantly works in Telugu cinema. He graduated with a degree in cinematography from the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune. He started working at Adis Wathba in 2019. He made his film debut with Aithe (2003) directed by Chandra Sekhar Yeleti. He is mostly associated with S.S. Rajamouli‘s films and has worked in box office hits such as Sye (2004), Chatrapati (2005), Yamadonga (2007), Magadheera (2009), Eega (2012), and Baahubali: The Beginning (2015). In 2012, he won the SIIMA award for Best Cinematographer for Eega.
In this webinar on cinematography with Zeiss, K. K. Senthil Kumar talks about his journey as a cinematographer, his journey and working philosophy that he follows in order to tune himself with the director’s creativity.