David Hakamaki opened his home based photography studio in 2002 in a small town in Upper Michigan. Using his previous experience teaching college level business, marketing and economics classes, David quickly progressed as a innovative photography educator, becoming known as the 'Home Based Photography Guru'. In addition to private classes, he brings his unique perspective to photography conventions around the world. Using his business and teaching experiences, his classes are not limited to posing and lighting, but also dive deep into the business and sales side of owning a photography business. David’s use of a wide variety of lighting products and techniques continues to keep him at the forefront of the photography industry as an Interfit Creative Pro.
- WPPI (Wedding and Portrait Profofessionals International)
- SWPP (Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers)
- SISEP (Society of International School and Events Photographers)
- PPA (Professional Photographers Association)