Baba Azmi is an Indian film cinematographer and a family member of the Akhtar-Azmi family. He is the child of the late poet Kaifi Azmi.
He is brother to the famous bollywood actress Shabana Azmi and brother in law of Javed Akhtar.
Baba was always inclined on working behind the camera as a noted cinematographer. He has used his lenses in films like Arjun, Beta, Dil, Tezaab, Mr India, Akele Hum Akele Tum and Pukar.
Baba began as an assistant director to Chetan Anand and recently directed Kaifi Azmi's compilation of poem Pyar Ka Jashn. Right now he is focusing more on covering commercials.