Category Archives: Tips + Advice

The Best Places to Elope in New Jersey

Here is a list, in no particular order, of some of the best places to elope in New Jersey! Gardens, inns, courthouses, chapels, there really are so many beautiful options for elopements right here in NJ and don’t forget, your own home maybe the perfect option as well! If you’re not sure what to do,...

Awesome Hudson Valley + Catskills NY Wedding Venues

I wanted to share some venues in the Hudson Valley + Catskills that I’ve worked at and absolutely LOVED. As a vendor that sees the behind-the-scenes action, I’ve had an awesome experience at each of these venues and would 100% recommend them based on not just being a beautiful setting, but running the event smoothly,...

Cool AF Micro Wedding Venues in New Jersey

Looking for a cool micro wedding venue in New Jersey, but not sure where to start? Here’s a list of some awesome, non-cheesy places that will accommodate your small wedding, happy planning!! Micro wedding venues in new jersey RAILS Steakhouse – Towaco Inn at Glencairn – Princeton Andre’s Lakeside Dining – Sparta Alice’s Restaurant –...

A Guide to My Favorite New Jersey + New York Engagement Session Locations

New Jersey + New York Engagement Session Locations One of the most common questions I get from couples is, where should we take our engagement photos?! So, I finally put together a list of my favorite locations around the New Jersey, NYC, Hudson Valley areas! I’ve photographed either engagements, weddings, or family portraits at all...


Erika Koop

wedding + Portrait photographer

NJ, NY, HV, ADKs + Beyond


Erika Koop

Wedding + Engagement Photographer
NJ, Hudson Valley, Adirondacks + Beyond


Based in New Jersey
(201) 658-8181
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Erika Koop Photography