North Carolina Lifestyle Photography

Based in Asheville, North Carolina. Available Everywhere

I believe in the power of visuals. It’s a language we use to see into each other’s lives, one frame at a time. The images I produce are done with quality in mind as a benchmark. To create an experience.

I provide a visual journey or story for all of my clients.  My goal is to explain to the viewer who a brand is, without text.  I use storytelling elements, with dynamic and creative compositions, to create an abstract experience for my clients target markets.  


Within today’s creative landscape, finding a photographer to work with can feel overwhelming. You look for someone who can capture your vision, but also has the technical skill and experience that ensures your trust. Communication, and attention to detail is of the utmost importance.

As a professional photographer, I bring over 10 years of experience to each of my projects. Whether it is advertising or for an exclusive brand, I am committed to every detail. 

Using engaging compositions and storytelling elements, I am able to convey the aesthetic of any destination, enticing every viewer and transporting them to any destination. Ive worked with travel agencies around the world to help them with social media campaigns and influencers for many destinations around the world.

One of my greatest strengths is being able to bring out the natural energy and genuine personality of my clients. It allows brands to tell a story, engage with their audience. Whether you are wanting to capture a customer experience at your vacation property, boutique, or during an experience/adventure, I am committed to your vision. 

Here a just a few of the commercial photographic services I offer to entrepreneurs, businesses and brands:

Action Sports Photojournalism

Lifestyle Photography

Travel Photography

Food Photography

Product Photography

Identity Branding

Corporate Style Headshots

Social Media Campaigns

Corporate Events + Retreats

Behind the Scenes 

Brands and Clients I Have Worked With

Eastern Surf Magazine

Kitesurf Magazine

Mountain Dew Winter Sports Tour

Whaleback Paddleboards

Tui Travel Group Italy

College of the Florida Keys

YPO Windy City

Sunset Sail Key West

Lucas Oil – Silverhook Racing

Oceans Edge Resort

Bakers Cay Resort

Cheeca Lodge

Florida Keys Tourism Development Council


Fantasy Fest

CrossFit Mile Zero

Little Pearl Asheville

Rodriguez Cigars

Startup Cuba

You only get one opportunity to make a first impression, so make one that is lasting and positive. No project too small, no idea to big!

Nobody enjoys filling out contact forms, including me. Drop me a line. No Destination Too Far!

-Michael Freas