Sai Maheshwaren is one among the populous cinematographers in the south Indian film industry. Sai is interested in photography, from his young age. After completing his education, he joined the cinema industry to fulfill his passion. Sai Maheshwaren studied a course in cinematography from Delhi Film Institute. His first movie is in Tamil called Sigappu Enakku Pidikum, which has the popular TV actress cum host Sandra in the lead. His recent work is
Puli Paarvai. He has also got experience in editing the films too. Sai Maheshwaren is also engaged in doing the ad films. He also takes photography classes for young students. Most of his students are the teens, who have interest in photography and cinematography. He says, he had thrilling experience while shooting the film Puli Paarvai. He also says, without the inspiration, no one could achieve anything and he also has various role models in his field. Sai Maheshwaren’s favorite film is
Uthiri Pookal for its natural cinematography. Sai advises the budding cinematographers to use the background colors for the films properly, as it is the thing that differentiates a comedy movie or a regular movie from a horror movie. When the cinematographers knows to set the color temperatures well, it will make the movie visibly good. Due to the Digital intermediate technology, color temperatures are easily set now, adds Sai Maheshwaren. He also says each and every scene has different color tones to match the situation of the scene. Sai Maheshwaren is perfect in his job.
He satisfied all the directors, with whom he worked. His aim for the future is to do good films that impress the audience.