He was born in 1981 in #Bokan# .He has been interested in photography since childhood. He completed his primary and secondary education in Bokan. He then went to Tehran for his high school education and was admitted to the theater department of Bushehr University in southern Iran.
In 2005, he started working as a news photographer for Fars News Agency. He then worked for Sarmaya and Aindai Nwe newspapers and has been working for Bani Film newspaper for a year now.
Ako Salmi will continue to work with the newspaper Eitemad Milli, which is one of the most successful newspapers in Iran.