Every creative professional is often faced with unique challenges – be it subject matter, environment, or technical. Photographer James Michelfelder gets thrown quite the curveball, combining professional athletes, freezing motion, and creating the feeling of natural light – even if completely artificial.
Like many teenagers, James was heavily into the world of skateboarding. Combined with a love of photography, this expanded into photographing other sports for commercial and editorial. In 2013, he James was recognized in PDN’s 30 New and Emerging Photographers. Today, his client list includes a formidable roster of top global sports + fitness brands and publications.