James M. Drake, Jr.

James M. Drake, Jr.

James M. Drake Media, LLC

Director of photography, editor and photographer (still) in Richmond, Virginia

About James

I have been behind a video camera for years shooting live events, but have recently entered the world of film and television. Looking to work worldwide!

Name: James M. Drake, Jr.

Lives in: Richmond, Virginia

Company: James M. Drake Media, LLC

Occupation: Director of Photography, Editor, Photographer (Still) and Cinematographer


  • Tom's Last Night

    Tom's Last Night (2016)
    Film (short) by BlueLight Productions (Thriller and Short) Director of Photography When a nurse visits Tom who is in Hospice care she asks him a very important question that Tom attempts to shrug off...but late into the night he is visited by two distinctly different mysterious visitors and time is running out for Tom as he begins to realize his last breath may only be 2 minutes away! Written by Chris Lythgoe

  • Specters

    Specters (2016)
    Film (short) by BlueLight Productions (Short) Director of Photography After years of emotional and physical abuse from his father, Tony bounces back and forth for many years with more emotional abuse from a multitude of jobs and bad relationships which prevented any tangible sense of Sanctuary. It has been like being bit repeatedly or strangled by a silent serpent. His close friend and Psychiatrist, Joe provides support and encourages Tony to further self-discovery and awareness. In the midst of his inner journey Tony begins to realize that in order to potentially receive the healing that he desperately needs he may first need to dig deeper into his personal experiences and the demons which haunt him. Tony finds some comfort and actual strength from the most unlikely of places but realizes it may be a very long and painful road ahead if he is to be victorious over all the pain and strife. Is there a Hope and Peace that will be enough for Tony to continue to live life day by day... against all odds?? Sometimes the truth is far more dark, absurd and ... Written by Chris Lythgoe

  • The Five Hour Interview

    The Five Hour Interview (2016)
    Film (short) by BlueLight Productions (Drama and Short) Director of Photography Detective Vigil has been a homicide Detective for 20 years and in that time he has never encountered a string of overkill and seemingly random murders quite like this. His partner, Onyx is equally as baffled. The man they believe responsible is less than predictable and after the detectives have interviewed him for 5 hours they learn more than they could have possibly expected! Written by Chris Lythgoe

  • Build

    Build (2016)
    TV Movie (Comedy) Sound department Hank has been a long time Supervisor of Synergy, a farming equipment and supply company and things have become looking rather grim for the them but new challenges await as his District Manager stops by his office and time is of the essence. Hank must think fast and out of the box in order to overcome numerous challenges. Written by Chris Lythgoe

  • In My Father's Fields

    In My Father's Fields (2016)
    Internet by BlueLight Productions Sound Mixer

  • Still Life

    Still Life (2016)
    Film (short) by Illusions Filmworks Sound Mixer

  • Sure Thing

    Sure Thing (2016)
    Film by Bobby Mercer Assistant Editor

  • Zenz Massage Stones

    Zenz Massage Stones (2016)
    Commercial by Linda Thornburg Productions Director of Photography

  • The Voluntourist

    The Voluntourist (2016)
    Television by Rezolution Films Director of Photography

  • The Thorn, The Music, The Flowers

    The Thorn, The Music, The Flowers (2016)
    Film (short) by BlueLight Productions Sound Mixer

  • Shame

    Shame (2015)
    Film (short) by James M. Drake Media, LLC (Drama and Short) Director of Photography Find out what happens when two sisters have beef to settle.

  • The Color of Pain

    The Color of Pain (2015)
    Film (short) by James M. Drake Jr. (Drama) Director, Cinematographer, Composer, Editor, Producer, Sound department Motives2Motivate presents an inspirational short film about the difficulties many youths face regarding bullying. The Color of Pain captures a day in the life of a typical student who is just trying to get by, but faces constant harassment from her fellow students. By the end of the film, we learn the true cost of bullying that many of our children face. We want to send a message to families everywhere that bullying is serious business, and with the right action it can be prevented.

  • Care For Me

    Care For Me (2015)
    Theater by M.A.M., Inc. Director of Photography

  • She's Got Issues

    She's Got Issues (2015)
    Theater by M.A.M., Inc. Director of Photography

  • Evolution of A Black Girl

    Evolution of A Black Girl (2015)
    Theater by M.A.M., Inc. Director of Photography

  • Morgan McCoy - EPK

    Morgan McCoy - EPK (2015)
    Internet by M.A.M., Inc. Director of Photography

  • Meet the BGC

    Meet the BGC (2015)
    Documentary by Selah Studios Director of Photography

James's Profile Statistics

  • Since: November 2015
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
  • Invites sent: 5

James's network

Douglas E. Bischoff
Frank Fazzio
Pedro A. Benavides
Timothy Tanner
Miguelito Acosta
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