Well known cameraman VSR Swamy passed away on Monday at Machilipatnam, where he had gone to attend a marriage. He suffered a massive cardiac arrest and succumbed to it before being taken to hospital.
Swamy handled the camera for films like Bhakta Kannappa, Siri Siri Muvva, Simhasanam, Samara Simha Reddy, Narasimha Naidu, Indra, Alluri Seetaramaraju, Bhakta Tukaram, Mosagallaki Mosagadu, Andala Ramudu.
Swamy also directed two films: Apadhbandhuvulu and Maha Shaktimaan (in Hindi) and was producer of Edureeta.
S.Gopal Reddy and M V Raghu started their careers as Swamy’s assistants.