Joe Schmelzer is an editorial and commercial photographer specializing in hotel, food, environmental, and celebrity portraits. His work has appeared in Architectural Digest, Elle Decor, Vogue UK, Sunset, and Travel + Leisure, among other publications.

Amid a Hotbed of Architecture, This Home Holds Its Own
A major overhaul of a bungalow in Venice, California, perfects the art of indoor/outdoor living.