M.S. Prabhu is a senior most artist of Indian film industry. He has gained popularity being the senior most cinematographer. He has lent his piece of work to various movies in different languages. He made his first venture marked in the year 1994. The talented cinematographer pursued assistantship with P. C. Sreeram for many years. When he was confident that he has gained enough knowledge and experience, he went on doing the work as independent.
The movies in which he has lent his work include Vietnam Colony, Thavamai Thavamirundhu, Ammuvagiya Naan,
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu, Nambiyar,
Koodal Nagar, etc. he has also lent his work in some of the popular and big budget Bollywood movies such as Bulandi and
Ekk Deewana Tha.