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Happy Birthday to this beauty!  Today, I’m thrilled to show off a few of Mia’s senior portraits.  Mia attends Presentation High School in San Jose and is also one of my 2020 Amy Drake Photography Senior Ambassadors!  Mia is a talented student I have photographed for the last four years as part of the Presentation […]

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Oh my gosh!  Three blog posts in one week!  This is getting crazy, eh?  Today, I’m excited to feature Gabby, one of my 2020 Amy Drake Photography Senior Ambassadors!  I have actually known and photographed Gabby for quite some time as she used to dance at my daughters’ dance school and she is also a […]

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This post is long overdue but we definitely didn’t want to skip it! Earlier this year, we had the opportunity to photograph Brodie.  Brodie is the nicest guy you’ll ever meet and an amazing dancer.  We spent the bulk of our shoot focusing on contemporary poses.  As a dance photographer, it is important to fully […]

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So… somehow over the past three years, my photography blog died and went to “blog heaven”.  Not sure how this happened.  It certainly wasn’t due to a shortage of clientele or business, as it must have appeared to anyone perusing my website – truth be told, I kind of “hid” this blog for a while.  […]

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Sometimes as a creative it’s necessary to shake things up a little. It helps me keep a focused perspective, and it ensures my creative energy stays fresh and challenged. Not to mention sometimes it’s just plain fun to do a little fashion photography. I’ve worked with Pegah for almost eight years now. Though I often […]

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As high school seniors across the country are preparing to graduate, I thought it only seemed appropriate to share a throwback of beautiful Chloe. Chloe was a senior at Presentation High School last year. You know how some people just seem to know everyone? This girl absolutely did! She seemed to know everyone I have […]

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It’s not easy being a teenager. Life is changing fast and suddenly, the world gets real. All of these decisions are laid out before you and you have to make decisions that seemingly impact the rest of your life. That’s why I find it immensely impressive when I meet high school seniors like Jenny. She […]

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I am so excited to have been Alaina’s Saratoga senior photographer. She has such an infectious smile, and an easy going personality. It’s always such a pleasure to work with people who take things in stride and go with the flow. It really helps my creativity flow and encourages me to try to new things […]

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I had the pleasure of capturing Georgia’s senior portraits, and even though it’s been some time ago, her presence and her positive attitude have stuck with me so I have to share these gorgeous shots despite how long it’s been overdue. Better late than never, indeed. I really love being a Bay Area Senior Photographer, […]

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Apply Today: Class of 2017 Senior Spokesmodel Program by Los Gatos Senior Photographer Amy Drake Currently accepting applications for our Class of 2017 senior spokesmodels!  Read more and apply online. Do your peers look to you for advice and guidance? Are you outgoing, motivated, and comfortable in front of the camera? Are you graduating high […]