Russell Shahul is a photo-journalist and travel columnist. He is presently working as Chief Photographer with Malayala Manorama in Trichur unit. He is specialized in travel, food, sports and news photography and has covered several international and national sports events. He travelled all over Kerala to meet inland fishermen to explore different traditional techniques of fishing and its' different styles of cooking. It was an interesting project which took 14 months to cover and explore different techniques and tastes travelling with different fishermen in the villages listening to their stories and spending time with them in the whole process of catching fish, cooking and tasting. In 2020, DC Books published the Fish trail of Kerala as the book Ruchi Meen Sancharam.