Charles Rodulfo is a Fashion and Portraits Photographer based in Manila and is known in the industry as CharlieShotMe. Charles Rodulfo has been doing photography since 2008 and has worked with various international and local brands, and publishing companies. An internship under a publishing company, working as an assistant for a prominent advertising photography studio, working in an advertising firm for two years, and becoming an Art Director for the company he interned on has helped him shape the brand for his photography.
Charles Rodulfo took up a Batchelors degree in Multimedia Arts at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde. He picked up the camera as soon as he started with his foundation courses in arts and has never let go eversince. He would take photos of his classmates and play around with his camera, just taking random subjects and experimenting with the workings of a camera. Little did he know that he would end up doing it as a career.
Charles closely worked with Ethan Yamamoto as his mentor and Art Director for his shoots early on. Slowly, he developed his love in taking photographs, especially people. They both worked on aspiring models, helped them put together set cards and do very creative fashion shoots.
In the latter part of his stay in college, he started shooting events and he started contributing for different magazines. StyleBible.PH was a new and trendy website. It was far ahead of its time and it was a go-to website for high society and the fashionable. Eventually, he bumped into Yayay De Castro, StyleBible's Graphic Artist, then eventually, Art Director. Charles was told to try and Intern for them. It made his path clear and concise to the industry that he would come to love.
Charles' early influences were local photographers such as