Charley Akers, one of the leading national commercial advertising photographers, has more than 30 years’ experience shooting images for the worlds of resorts, arts, entertainment, and business. His clients have included numerous Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies that span 22 states and seven countries. Some of his most high-profile clients include Amoco Oil, Coca-Cola, Phillips Electronics, and Turner Broadcasting.
Known for shooting interesting angles and for his unique vision, he is exceptionally talented at location, resort, and lifestyle images that stand out from the rest.With bases in Atlanta, Charlotte, and Asheville, he shoots with an artistic viewpoint and is passionate about showcasing his subject’s most compelling features. As a commercial lifestyle photographer, he captures the most illustrative and revelatory details of his subject, whether he is shooting a room, a group of golfers, or a wide shot of a restaurant.
Akers shines as a resort photographer and has shot some of the most iconic hotels and resorts in the United States, including all of the following: