Indian Ace cinematographer S Ramachandra has expired today afternoon. He was suffering from cancer. S Ramachandra had won the national film award for best cinematograph in 1977 for the movie Rishya Shringa. He was awarded life time achievement award by Karnataka state government in the year 2006.
Ramachandra had cinematographed for Yaadein, Ghatashraddha, Chommana Dudi, Rushya Shringa, Akramana, Mane, Deveeri and other movies. Chitraloka deeply mourn the death of Ace Cinematographer.