hello i'm Poppy

photographer based in beautiful Devon

Poppy jakes Photography

Bringing your photos to life!

Photos that really present your business and how you want it to be seen by people

A little about me

Originally an Oxfordian I moved to beautiful Devon a number of years ago. 

Married to my handsome husband, I have a cheeky little boy, two beautiful step children and miniature Schnauzer named Enzo. 

When I was little I used to help out my dad in the studio. My dad was an incredible car photographer, possibly one of trickiest subjects to photograph and from here my love for photography began. 

I studied Photography at Nottingham Trent University – old school in the darkrooms, this taught me that when you have only 24 or 36 exposures & you are on a students budget you needed to get it right in the camera or you would be spending hours in the darkroom correcting any mistakes dodging and burning! 

Photography is more than a job to me, it is a passion and love and there is nothing more satisfying than creating images that can tell a story and uplift a person or businesses. 


Having professional headshots are so important for you to be taken seriously and to give a good first impression...


Having your own branding images to use for your business can help you stand out from your competitors and make your brand the one they remember...


Photographing your events is an amazing way to capture the hidden gems at your events and moments you may have missed...


From Airbnb to hotels and pubs, your interiors are what is going to bring people to you and give them a teaser of what to expect...

Whether its capturing moments in time or increasing your brand's presence, professional photography is crucial.

But, why choose me?

I am most at ease behind my camera and can’t help but to take photographs at EVERY occasion.

I cover all aspects of photography and love what I do, and I care passionately about the images that I create for my clients.

I studied photography from an early age, following in my father’s footsteps, and graduated with a photography degree from Nottingham Trent University. I’ve also worked for a well-known car magazine, as well as for large cruise ships.

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