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Kabir Lal is a famous cinematographer of Bollywood. As a seasoned cinematographer he has worked in a large number of films which includes regional and Hindi movies. Kabir Lal was born into a family of cinematographer. He was the youngest son of S.S. Lal a formidable cinematographer, who in his days had more than sixty movies in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam under his belt. Following the footsteps of their father three of his brothers took to the profession long back. With a household so steeped in cinematography, it was natural that Kabir followed the lineage. At the age f 14 he took a plunge into cinematography. Directors seeking extraordinary treatment and special effects wanted Kabir Lal to be their cinematographer. Teamed with the best directorial and acting talent in the country Kabir has been part of some of the greatest achievements of commercial Indian cinema in the 80's and 90's. . In Hindi films, he has worked in many highly successful films like Taal, Kaho Naa Pyar Hai, Sajan, Pardes, Yaadein and The Hero. Highly acclaimed directors who have worked with Kabir Lal include Subhash Ghai, Anil Sharma, Rakesh Roshan, Feroj Khan, Satish Kaushik and Sohail Khan. He has also worked with Dharmendra's family film "Apne" starring the three Deols.