CharlÃ© stared his career in journalism in 1995. He started as a writer and in 1997 he exchanged his pen for a camera.
One of his first assignments was the “War” in Lesotho. He also covered numerous news stories for a regional newspaper where he is a staff photographer.
He was involved in exhibitions on “Elderly Abuse” and “Cancer Survivors”. He received several awards for his work and published in most of South Africa’s leading newspapers and magazines.