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James Schmelzer

Known for his consistently outstanding style of portraits and wedding photography, James is an internationally known Master Craftsmen photographer, lecturer, and owner of Elite Photographic Studio located in Shelby Township, Michigan. As a professional photographer for more than 30 years James has been awarded the Photographic Craftsmen and Master of Photography from the Professional Photographers of America, Accolade of Photographic Mastery from Wedding & Portrait Photographers International, among many others. Besides owning his own studio, James conducts workshops, speaks at seminars and events, and demonstrates photographic lighting techniques at trade shows around the world. "As a hybrid photographer there is no easier camera to shoot photos and video than LUMIX."