S. Krishna is an Indian film director and a cinematographer. He has mainly contributed to the Kannada film Industry. His works as a cinematographer was very unique and he gave a new look to cinematography with his excellent visual effects. His breathtaking work could be seen in the movie Mungaru Male, a romantic classic film. He's a graduate from the Government Film and Television Institute, in Bangalore.
Shooting for Mungaru Male as a cinematographer was a huge challenge for him as 80% of the shooting was done in rains. He gave his best shot in the movie that could be seen up on the screens. The movie was a huge hit and the reason for such a grand success was his cinematography. In 2006 he was even honored with the best Cinematographer for the year Award by the Karnataka Government. After this, he worked with Harsha A in his first film Geleya. The cinematography, of the movie, was not that up to the mark, but the song Ee Sanje Yaakaagide again gave the touch of Krishna with slow motion effect in it.
He also worked with Haage Summane in his next Preetam Gubbi. He did cinematography for Raaj the Showman and the direction for the movie was given by Prem. The movie featured Priyanka Kothari and
in the lead roles. Though the movie was not much appreciated by the critics Krishna's effort was praised by everyone.
He even worked in the Kannada Singham, which cast Sudeep as the director and the lead. The movie had stunning visual effects taking the movie to the next level, raising a huge bar for the other makers. Krishna was supposed to work for the movie Lagori which was supposed to be directed by Yograj Bhat and the cast would be Puneeth Rajkumar, but eventually the idea of the project dropped. In the year 2012, he collaborated with Yograj Bhat for Drama featuring
and Yash. As usual, the movie was a huge hit and the successful collaboration had made wonder again.
The film was a huge blockbuster and the main highlight of the film was the unique camera technique used by Krishna. He was even famous for his collaboration with Duniya Sori for the movie the Kaddipudi. The movie had Radhika Pandit and Shivrajkumar in the lead roles. In his career, he even worked as a director. His first directed movie was Gajakesari featuring Yash in the lead role.
The movie was a super duper hit and this was the movie which helped Yash to gain the top position in Kannada entertainment industry. Gajakesari was honored with the Best Entertaining Film of the year 2014 by the Karnataka State. After this he worked in many big movies like Hebbuli, and recently completed Chowka. Krishna got married to Swapna a famous Kannada actress. The couple has a son and a daughter.