Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has disclosed that Ashimi Azeez Babatunde is one of the best directors of photography in the Nollywood movie industry.
Ashimi Azeez has spent close to two decades in the film industry. He has worked with numerous all A-list stars and directors, though he started as an actor, but was advised to concentrate on cinematography which he loves so much.
Ashimi Azeez cut his acting teeth learning from the like of veteran actors, Babatunde Omidina, also known as Baba Suwe, and Kunle Adegbite, who he sees as a father figure.
On his birthday, Mercy Aigbe was with him on set shooting a movie and she took to social media to eulogize him. She spoke about his excellence of work and how passionate he is. She wrote:
Just before Director calls the shot!
Spot the birthday boy! One of the best D.O.P in Nollywood @cisse_cinematography keep flourishing my brother.
See the photo below: