Aditya Varma is a director of photography and photographer from Mumbai.
He has shot two full-length feature films, ‘Namdev Bhau in Search of Silence (dir. Daria Gai) and ‘Kia and Cosmos’ (dir. Sudipto Roy). Both of the films have traveled to various international film festivals and he was nominated for best cinematography in Milan and Nice International Fim Festivals for ‘Kia and Cosmos’.
He has shot and edited over twenty advertisements for leading companies and fashion campaigns for national and international brands like Jio, Myntra, Facebook, Hallmark, Jade by MK.
He has shot the music videos of ‘Cold/Mess’, ‘Into The Night’, ‘Kasoor’ by Prateek Kuhad and ‘Sage’, ‘Liggi’, ‘Khamoshi’ by Ritviz, ‘Nit Nit’ by Jasleen Royal, ‘Nothing For Our Own’, ‘Home Alone by Haniya Bhambri, ‘Batein Karo’ by Vayu and ‘Hold Tight’ by Ape Echoes.
He has also been the still photographer for ‘Manto’ (dir. Nandita Das), which was showcased at the Cannes Film Festival in the Un Certain Regard section, the photographs of which have been compiled and published in ‘Manto & I’ by Nandita Das. He also shot the campaign for “India’s Got Colour”.
He was an ambassador and mentor for Fujifilm.
He has most recently shot ‘Cruising Legends II’ for MX Player, a documentary series on bikers in India, and the national campaign for Bumble India.