FORT COCHIN, KERALA, INDIA – MARCH 2010. The mammoth Chinese fishing nets that line the coast along Fort Cochin in the southern state of Kerala in India are a sustainable source of livelihood for the fishermen living there.
Biography: Girish Menon has been an editorial fine art photographer since 2002.
A solo-backpacking trip from Mumbai across the Southern tip of India way back in 2003, turned life around for Menon. Having set off with a camera and 30 rolls of film, this I.T. programmer discovered a world he didnï¿½t know existed; an organic world ï¿½ simple, pristine and beautiful.
As an explorer, Menon ï¿½saw strange places and met stranger peopleï¿½. Life was never the same again. Formal training in photography immediately followed. The young lens man travelled through Maharashtra, publishing numerous photo essays...