Aloha & Welcome to my journal of photography. I hope you enjoy & stay awhile.
"When you release expectations, you are free to enjoy things for what they are instead of what you think they should be."
Brandon proposes to Holly in Poipu. She said yes! Andrew drops the knee in Hanalei. I’m part spy😎, part photographer📸, all 🥰heart. Call me up, we can come up with a plan that will have your sweetie thrilled when you drop that knee. You take care of the ring, I’ll take care of the rest.
Liz & Drew kept it chill, but fancy. All dressed up at the beach, they shared vows privately on a bluff at Shipwrecks Beach in Poipu. Liz was beachy-bridal-perfection in her lace, open back dress. Her bouquet made by Kealoha Flowers leveled up the whole look and was easily one of my all-time favorite tropical […]
WEDDING ALBUM PREVIEW Sheena & Ayana embraced the day! Even though they had their hearts set on exchanging vows in the sand, the wedding location was changed last minute to a private home with a covering in case of rain. The venue, overlooking Anini Beach is gorgeous, and they loved the new location. Fern of […]
Styled shoots exist to bring together wedding vendors with a common theme and they allows an opportunity for everyone to GO BIG and try new things. Kristine of Aloha Elopements is a master creator and a pro in so many fields. It was an honor to be included in this Crazy Rich Asians Inspired Shoot […]
I styled this shoot to incorporate all of my favorite things about eloping. Elopement is an intentional decision for the couple to spend their wedding day doing the activities that they love the most. When there is no agenda/ timeline there is room for surprises to happen. Leave any expectations behind allowing for freedom to […]
Kaua’i Family Photography Style Guide | Photography by Keri Cooper Taking photos can be intimidating, but I promise you there is nothing to fear! My sessions are laid back and super easy. Think of it less like a big formal shoot, and more like a few friends hanging out and getting some great pictures while we’re […]
You’re finally on the island. You’ve made the long flights and jumped through all the travel hoops. Kaua’i is embracing you with humid air and ocean breezes and the sound of roosters crowing in the background. The kids are begging for more beach time and shave ice. This is the vacation you’ve been dreaming of. […]
With Keri Cooper To get an idea of what a family session is like with Keri check out these videos below. Family Session : morning at Kalapaki Beach Big Family Session : sunset at Keoneloa Bay aka Shipwrecks Beach Family Session : sunset at Anini Bigger Family Session : morning at Kalapaki Does this look […]
Vendor Spotlight I have been lucky to work with the talented family behind Island Weddings and Blessings for many years now. Michael, Fern, and Quinn are great at helping couples and I really appreciate how much they know about Kauai and their ever-present welcoming spirit. This is truly a family business and I feel blessed […]
lauren & kyle
"The quality of the finished product
SURPASSED MY EXPECTATIONS.
Keri was awesome the day of the wedding, she took the initiative and was creative with her approach each time. When I look back through the album, it tells a beautiful story of our wedding."
alyssa & troy
"The work you did to make sure we got great shots and where we wanted them went far above anything we expected. It was great to have you there and for you to be so enthusiastic, especially since you were our only guest at the wedding."
genni & chris
"Keri was more than just a wedding photographer; she provided personal support on my wedding day. Her relaxed nature and sweet personality calmed me down considerably on that huge day. My husband, who is very shy, and I felt that she was both professional and personal!"
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