DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Tapan Basu is an alumnus of the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India. During the course of his advertising career, he has explored multiple genre, style and format - ranging across a wide variety of brand associations. Tapan got multiple awards for cinematography in a short span and established himself as an foremost artist in his field. (Awards Credit List Below). Some of the brands he shot for are Honda, Ford, Google, Microsoft, Incredible India, Amazon, Sony, Procter and Gamble, Levis, UCB, KFC, Kelloggs, Nestle, Fisher Price, Adidas, Bacardi, Jameson, Mirinda, Nokia,Datsun, Kuoni, Virgin Mobile, Idea, Airtel, Bangladesh Cricket Board, Cadbury, Tata Tea, Emirates Bank Dubai, Co-op Bank Kenya, National Bank Kenya and Lifebuoy among several others. Tapan has shot 2 feature films Kahani 2, Romeo Akbar Walter (Press section for Reviews and Interviews)


awards and nominations

Incredible India campaign

Director - Anupam Mishra

- India bags First Prize at The International Golden City Gate Tourism Awards 2019, in "TV Cinema Spot" category at ITB, Berlin.
- Bronze for Cinematography at ABBYs Goafest 2019

United Colors of Benetton

Director - Shirsha Guha Thakurta

- Shortlisted for Cinematography at ABBYs 2018

KFC

Director - Abhinav Pratiman

- Shortlisted for Cinematography at ABBYs 2018

Havells wire

Director - Anupam Mishra

- Best Cinematography at 6th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival 2016
- Bronze for Cinematography at ABBYs Goafest 2016

Micromax

Director - Hemant Bhandari

- Best Cinematography at the 5th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival 2015
- Shortlisted for Cinematography at ABBYs 2015

Lifebuoy Gondappa

Director - Amit Sharma

- Silver for Cinematography (Film craft) at ABBYs Goafest 2014
- Bronze Spike in Cinematography (Film craft) at Spike Asia 2013
- Shortlisted for Cinematography (Film craft) at Cannes Lion 2013
- Silver Lion (Film Category) at Cannes Lion 2013
- Silver in Direction at London International Awards 2013
- Gold for Film at Spikes Asia 2013
- Gold for Best Integrated Campaign at EFFIES INDIA
- Gold for Best Film at EFFIES INDIA
- Gold for Best Social Media Film at WARC Awards
- Gold for Direction at ABBYs Goafest 2014
- Gold for Music Original Score ABBYs Goafest 2014
- Silver for Editing at ABBYs Goafest 2014