David Hakamaki, Cr.Photog., operates a full-time home-based studio in Michigan. David has gained national recognition for his work and is now known as the “Home Based Photography Guru”.David started out working in the business world and later opened his photography studio in 2002. His studio quickly became the highlight of his region, through his unique style & client interaction. Over the years, David has taught business, marketing and economics, as well as photography, at multiple colleges.David now trains photographers across the world on all aspects of posing, lighting, sales sessions, client relations, business and marketing. His programs have earned rave reviews for their content and humor. David serves on Simply Color Lab's Simply Seniors Speaking Team, is an Interfit Photographic Creative Pro, BlackRapid Ambassador and a Savage Backgrounds Featured Photographer.