Charles Grauke is a fashion and sportswear photographer / director based out of Los Angeles. An avid surfer and waterman, Charles began his career documenting the skateboarding and surfing cultures of California.

His passion for sports and use of cinematic lighting is evident whether shooting in studio, on location or in the water. Problem solving and communication with clients are key elements of his skill set in creating authentic imagery. His love of travel has led to assignments in Hawaii, Mexico, Canada, New Zealand, Spain, France and Africa.  

Currently available for jobs practicing strict standards for Covid-19 guidelines. This small body of work was created in the past few months practicing safe sets and contactless photoshoots.