Born on 1957 in an Agricultural Family.
Commerce student from the old Prestigious Madras University.
From childhood more than 50 years of experience in wildlife and wildlife photography.
Ananthakrishnan heartfully dedicates his wildlife career to his uncle Late Shri GIRIRAJ KALINGARAYAR then the Zamindar of Uthukulli who taught him WILDLIFE, and Mr.RANGASAMY alais Thangam of Sulakkal who provided and taught him PHOTOGRAPHY with a film camera.
- One of the founder member of COVA ( Coimbatore Professional Photographers & Videographers association).
- In G.R.D. College worked as honorary tutor for Viscom students and has taught for than 500+ students in the field of Photography and Videography
- For a decade had an advertising agency in the name of IRIS
- Served as a sound recordist and Cameraman for a great saint VEDATHIRI MAHARISHI from 1994 till his death on 2006.
- SRI KRISHNA SWEETS OF COIMBATORE was photographed by him
- Vast and vivid experience as a freelance WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER
- Instrumental in the WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHS published in the souveniour of the 8TH TAMIL WORLD CONFRENCE in Tanjor conducted by GOVERNMENT OF TAMILNADU
- Associated with Dr.Shonmugom (VARMAM AASAAN) of Arts Research Institute for past 14 years and practicing Varma Therapy.
- Along with Varmam , deeply involved with lot o professional photographers, public and students in wildlife and natural tours in the various parks of WESTERN GHATS & SOUTH INDIA.
To add another feather in his wildlife career he is planning to start an advanced state of the art PHOTOGRAPHIC SCHOOL which will be beneficial for NATURAL LOVERS, PHOTOGRAPHERS & FUTURE GENERATION KIDS.