Ajay Menon

Ajay, a photographer and cinematographer from Kochi, Kerala and an avid traveller, loves to capture his travel stories and memories on film, portraits of people he mingles with and the culture he experiences from each region.

Having shot numerous travel documentaries and ad films, photography has always stayed in Ajay’s heart. Currently living in Cochin, he is the co-founder of Papaya Media and Cafe Papaya.

The acclaimed photographer and ad-maker has captured the 1st season of “Planet Healers” a documentary series by Discovery Channel, India. He is a Profoto mentor, a brand influencer for VIVO phones for the past three years, and is associated with leading brands like Carl Zeiss. His love for travel has involved him with numerous travel and tourism projects associating brands like Kerala Tourism, Evolve Back Resorts, The Blue Yonder, CGH Earth. “Halal Love Story” was his debut as a DOP.

  • Location - Kochi, Kerala