Tushar Kanti Ray is a professional north Indian cinematographer. He has been working in the camera department for many years. Tushar Kanti Ray has been part of the camera crew of many Hindi films. He is best known for his movies D Day,
Lucknow Central, Mumbai Diaries and many more. Tushar Kanti Ray got recognized for his work, and he got nominated for the category of Best Cinematographer for the Bollywood movie D Day. Tushar Kanti Ray has worked as a cinematographer, director of photography and an assistant director of photography. He was the chief assistant cinematographer for the movie called
The Japanese Wife that got released in the big screens in the year 2010. This movie was directed by filmmaker
Aparna Sen starring actors
Rahul Bose, Japanese actress Chigusa Tataku, Indian actress Haima Sen and many more.
This romance, drama film was released in three languages such as English, Bengali, and Malayalam. The movie Japanese Wife got critically acclaimed, and it won an award for the category Audience Award and a nomination for Golden Crow Peasant award. Tushar Kanti Ray has then worked as a second unit director of photography for the drama film Midnight's Children directed by
Deepa Mehta and having stars
Anupam Kher and many more. This film went about to win a lot of awards in the Canadian Screen Award in which the categories won by the team are Best Supporting Actress, Best Adapted Screenplay, and was nominated for Best Motion Picture, Best Art Direction or Production Design, achievement in direction, achievement in overall sound and also for Best
Cinematography. Tushar Kanti Ray has worked in the cinematography department for more than 15 films in Hindi. His first project was for a short film named which got released in the year 2008. Tushar Kanti Ray then stepped into Hindi film field with the movie Shor in the city. This crime action movie was directed by Krishna D. K. and
Raj Nidimoru, and it had actors Senthil Ramamurthy,
Nikhil Dwivedi, and many others. This film even won two awards and was nominated for three awards. Tushar Kanti Ray has won a Filmfare Award for Best Director of Photography. His other short films are Vanishing Point which got released in the year 2013, Hum Ko Hai Asha in the year 2011 and Others in the year 2016. Some of his movies are Three,
Katti Batti and Kedarnath.