Abhinandan Shukla is a writer, scriptwriter, photographer and filmmaker. Wildlife and History have been his areas of interest. After a Masters Certification from the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India, Pune (India), he has been working in various projects as a writer / director. He has so far written and directed more than a score of short films and documentaries. He has even done the camera for a few of them. Abhinandan has been a Regular Member of the Film Writers’ Association, Mumbai since Jan. 2008. He has published several books for youngsters on Indian wildlife. An avid nature photographer, he has clicked more than 7000 photographs of various Indian birds, mammals and reptiles. He has also written several informative books on animals and birds, the latest being ‘Tales from Tigerland’. He also edits the annual souvenir of the festival ‘TIFF Yearbook’. Abhinandan is associated with the Tigerland India Film Festival as its Director & CEO.