Since graduating from film school , Kavya has worked as a DOP, Associate cinematographer, 2 unit cinematographer and gaffer.
Web shows and feature films:
Most recently, she shot a feature film starring Paresh Rawal and Amit Sial for Jio, produced by Jar productions. The working title is “Release Clause” and it is currently in post production.
She was also the associate cinematographer on “Woh Ladki hain Kahaan for Roy Kapoor Films (yet to be released)
On Aarya season 2, she performed the role of 2nd DOP.
Kavya also was the 2 unit cinematographer on the feature film, “Ram Prasad ki tehrvi” , the web show “Cartel” and the Indian adaption of Ricky Gervais’s “the office”.
Music videos and documentaries:
Kavya’s most recent documentary is a film on the life and work of Gujarati poet “Sitanshu Yashashchandra, produced by the Sahitya Academy and directed by Prabodh Parikh.
She also shot a documentary called “Mount of Faith”; which got a certificate of Excellence in the 5th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival and won the “Best Cinematography” award in the Jaipur International Film Festival amongst others.
Kavya is also credited as the cinematographer for “Jhoom Jhoom ke”, a music video for Susmit Sen (former guitarist of Indian Ocean)
Advertisements and promos:
Kavya has shot Ad films for brands such as Flipkart, Asics, Shoppers’ Stop and Asian Paints and a couple of promos for Mtv.
Kavya is most drawn to shoots that involve travel or adventure. She climbed her first mountain at the age of 10 and has since tried her hand at most adventure sports. She is a former National champion in Sport climbing and has represented India in the Asian level Sport Climbing competition.