Subhash Ghai, Waheeda Rehman pay tribute to veteran cinematographers

whistling woods (2) Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman and filmmaker Subhash Ghai paid tribute to the famous cinematographers – V K Murthy and V Babasaheb – during an event at Whistling Woods International in Mumbai. The president of Whistling Woods International, Meghna Ghai Puri posted on Twitter, “Tribute to the real heroes…legendary cinematographers VK Murthy and V Babasaheb… Such an honour to have legendary filmmaker Mr J Om Prakash to pay tribute to V Babasaheb.”

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Murthy was a one-time violinist and jailed freedom fighter. He was also a regular cameraman on Guru Dutt’s movies.

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During the black and white era movies, he managed to create some of most notable images. He also worked on India’s first CinemaScope film ‘Kaagaz Ke Phool’.

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