The following is the second e-mail of this kind I received. This is obviously a scam although I didn't check anything or call them to confirm this deal. Reasons: (1) I am not a wedding photographer. (2) There should be sooo many photographers in CA to shoot a wedding.
Here is the e-mail:
I am Babs David from Belgium, i came across your profile after an effortless search for a profesional photographer.I will be coming over to Ca,USA with my wife to be,for our formal wedding ceremony.We will like you to be our photographer for the wedding,which comes up on the the 11th of Febuary 2006 at the church and the reception follows immediately at (Magic Castle Hotel, 7025 Franklin Ave. Hollywood Los Angeles, CA 90034) in California.
We will require you to arrive in our hotel on friday evening of 10th jan 2006,so we can go to the Church together on saturday, and you can be able to commence work early saturday morning.
We will be glad to know your booking rate for the day and the airfare from your State to the Hotel, so we can arrange for the payment asap.
The hotel address is: Magic Castle Hotel, 7025 Franklin Ave. Hollywood Los Angeles, CA 90034, So Our hotel room number and everything to locate us in the hotel will be given to you as soon as possible.
You can always call me at my satellite phone,0092348058006997 or you can chat with my fiancy on yahoo messenger chating, her ID is firstname.lastname@example.org