Meenakshi ShajiErnakulam, Kerala
Photographer | Cinematographer
Designer | Photo and Video Editor
Photography, in their opinion, is more than just image acquiring; it is a personal narrative created through a lens. It freezes moments, keeps emotions, and captures memories. For them, photography is a never-ending pursuit to capture the essence of moments and tell lasting stories.
Meenakshi Shaji is an emerging professional in the fields of photography and cinematography from Ernakulam, Kerala. Her uncompromising commitment to the art of visual storytelling shines through in her approach to every project she takes on. She is dedicated to establishing her way as both a commercial photographer and a cinematographer, with a sharp eye for detail and a passion for creating meaningful art. Her work displays her desire to produce long-lasting and important creative forms as a photographer and filmmaker. Having completed a Professional Diploma in the Art of Photography and Cinematography at Creative Hut Institute of Photography, Kerala during the academic year 2022-23, she has sharpened her talents in mastering the technical details and techniques that lead to mesmerising Photography. Her proficiency is further exemplified by her Kerala Government Technical Examination (KGTE) certification in photography and an NSQF level Certification as a Director of Photography from Media & Entertainment Skills Council under Skill India. Her skill is further developed by Adobe certifications in software such as Indesign, Photoshop, and Premier Pro. Her academic experience gave her a solid foundation in both the technical and artistic parts of visual arts. She focused her efforts during her course programs to develop engaging portfolios. She built a photographic portfolio titled "Rhythm of Culinary" as well as a cinematography portfolio “Food Videography” to show her ability to capture varied visual storytelling. She also stepped into digital marketing by creating a Brand book “MS Stories”, displaying her varied skill set in numerous parts of visual narrative and branding techniques.