Kumar was always fond of photography but never really got the time to pursue it. However, on the sets of - Series Patiala House, he and bought a new canon camera and decided to pursue his hobby on the sets of his forthcoming film, Patiala House.
He shot various stills of his co-stars: Rishi Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia and Anushka Sharma. The production team decided to retain a few pictures shot by him and use it as a part of the film’s promotions.
Producer Bushan Kumar says, " It was good to see Akshay taking up his hobby. He definitely excels at photography and has shown some good work."