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West Virginia maternity photography by Andrea Cooper

Shaina and I went to the same high school and so when she reached out to me about capturing her maternity and newborn photos, I was elated! It is such an honor to have support throughout my life from people who love my art and my personality! Plus, I got the opportunity to shoot an […]

Katie’s timeless wedding vision came to life at Bristow Manor on Sept. 5th, 2021. I met Katie in college, and we even took the same travel abroad art-history class during which we traveled around Europe for 30 days with classmates. It was an absolute honor when Katie first reached out to me about her wedding […]

Non-posed newborn sessions

Alli and Steven’s Newborn Lifestyle session was an absolute joy to shoot! This might be one of my new favorite sessions ever, but who am I kidding? I feel like I say this after all my sessions! I have loved getting to know Alli and Steven while shooting their maternity session and now having the […]

Alli and Steven’s lakeside maternity session at Cheat Lake Park was such a joy to shoot. This sunset session included so many stunning backdrops to choose from. I love everything about this evening session from the soft sunset colors to the couple’s happy smiles to the sweet geese family that swam by. Not to mention […]

Spring engagement session at Crown Rose Estate

Ali and Tyler decided to have their engagement session at Crown Rose Estate, and the Estate provided a stunning backdrop for their engagement photos. It’s the same location as their wedding, so it made sense to do the session there. It was so much fun to walk the property and plan for their wedding day! […]

Fairmont West Virginia engagement session

I absolutely loved hanging out with Katie, Jerry, and their pup, Hilda, for a morning engagement session at Valley Falls State Park! Katie warned me that they felt awkward in front of a camera, but their session was far from awkward! Their beautiful photos could easily be on the cover of the next Nicholas Sparks […]

Engagements

Weddings

Wedding photographer, Starbucks enthusiast, and lover of all things romance and weddings.

MEET Andrea

Today, I am sharing my process of how I photograph a wedding ceremony! Your wedding ceremony is one of the most important parts of your wedding day. As a wedding photographer, from the moment I join your wedding vendor team, I am here to accompany you through the process every step of the way. My […]

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Since I am planning my own wedding, I wanted to share some of my experiences with you! Planning a wedding can feel overwhelming and stressful, so it’s always great to have that extra help and knowledge. So, I hope to have this as a small series. If there are any particular topics you would want […]

How to prepare to shop for your wedding dress
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I know that wedding florals are an investment, but they’re so worth it. It’s not just your bridal bouquet that takes center stage! The bridesmaids’ bouquets, the boutonnieres, and the flower girl are all important too! Luckily, there are many ways to incorporate flowers on your wedding day and save money too! Where to Incorporate […]

wedding bouquets

First things first, congratulations on your engagement! I know there are so many things you have to think about, so today is all about the booking process. Your wedding day is going to be one of the most magical days of your life, guaranteed! But the journey to “I do” can be overwhelming! You know […]

The Booking Process with Andrea Cooper Photography
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Like I mentioned in my last blog post, I’ve shot all over! I’ve particularly worked around Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Maryland. I just love that I’m able to shoot at so many different venues. Since we’ve covered West Virginia, I thought it would be fun to cover the best PA wedding venues! Linwood Estate The […]

Pittsburgh Botanical Gardens Wedding

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