Rajiv Jain

Ranked #3 on the list Best Film cinematographer of All Time

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About Rajiv Jain

  • Film cinematography credits: Badhaai Ho Badhaai

Rajiv Jain (Hindi: राजीव जैन) is a critically acclaimed, award-winning Indian Kenyan Cinematographer / Director of Photography based in Dubai ( UAE ), Nairobi ( Kenya ) and Mumbai ( India ). His versatility as a Director of Photography has received much praise, and throughout his career, he has frequently collaborated with accomplished filmmakers like Aziz Mirza, Ketan Mehta, Makrand Deshpande, Late Mukul S. Anand, Nitin Chandrakant Desai, Rajiv Rai, Satish Kaushik, Shyam Benegal, Subhash Ghai and Wanuri Kahiu. He has also set up Rajeev Jain Cinematography and Renge Dragon Pictures, which supplies equipment for Documentary Films, TV Commercials and Feature Films. Rajeev Jain is the first Indian Cinematographer in Asia Pacific to be awarded the African Film Commission & African American Film Critics Association membership and has been a mentor of some of the top notch film cinematographers in the Indian, Kenyan and Dubai film industry Rajeev Jain was born on 29 November, 1968 in Lucknow, India in a middle class, Hindi speaking family. He spent his formative years in a village called Basreha, district Etawah which is nestled in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. He grew up in this

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