Prasad was quite noted cinematographer in India and one among the very few cameramen who could handle study-camera well. Prasad, who hailed from Ambajipeta of East Godavari district, worked for films like Ninne Pelladatha, Rathri, Govinda Govinda, Rajinikanth’s Narasimha, Gulabi and etc. He had worked for around 25 films. His last film was Dega which is yet to see the light of the day.
Popular Telugu cinematographer Kumpatla Suryadurga Varaprasad, 54, who worked with veteran directors like Mani Ratnam, Ram Gopal Varma, Priyadarshan, has passed away in the wee hours of Sunday in a private hospital in Tamil Nadu. Prasad was suffering from cancer for a while.