ABOUT

Andrew Cooper is a photographer principally known for his Hollywood on set still photography.

Andrew is fluent in French, English, and Italian. 

 

His extensive travels have taken him across the globe for such filmmakers as Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, and Steven Spielberg.

 

He is a founding member of the Society of Motion Picture Photographers.

Andrew is the recipient of numerous awards, among them the Publicists Award for Excellence in Unit Still Photography, and the Lifetime Achievement Award from

The Society of Camera Operators.

Andrew's work has been exhibited in the following publications and galleries:

PUBLICATIONS:

 

2019 “QUENTIN TARANTINO: THE ICONIC FILMMAKER AND HIS WORK”

Ian Nathan / WHITE LION PUBLISHING

2018 “QUENTIN TARANTINO: POETICS AND POLITICS OF CINEMA METAFICTION”

David Roche / UNIVERSITY PRESS OF MISSISSIPPI

2017 “TARANTINO: A RETROSPECTIVE”

Tom Shone / INSIGHT EDITIONS

2015 “A SINGLE FRAME, Celebrating Twenty years of the SMPSP”

Hardcover Published by the SMPSP,

Los Angeles, CA

2014 “QUENTIN TARANTINO’S DJANGO UNCHAINED: THE CONTINUATION OF METACINEMA”

Oliver Speck / BLOOMSBURY ACADEMIC

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2014 "MARTIN SCORSESE: A RETROSPECTIVE”

Tom Shone / HARRY ABRAMS

2013 “HOLLYWOOD’S NEW YORKER: THE MAKING OF MARTIN SCORSESE”

Mark Raymond / SUNY PRESS

2012 “WAR HORSE: THE MAKING OF THE MOTION PICTURE”

Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy / NEWMARK PRESS

2011 “SCORSESE ON SCORSESE”

Michael Wilson / CAHIERS DU CINEMA

2011 "CONVERSATIONS WITH SCORSESE"

Richard Schickel / KNOPF

2010 “WE MAKE OUR OWN DESTINY: PRINCE OF PERSIA THE SANDS OF TIME”

Michael Singer / DISNEY EDITIONS

2009 "THE PHILOSOPHY OF MARTIN SCORSESE”

Mark Conrad / UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KENTUCKY

2007 “SMPSP ANNUAL 2007”

Published by the SMPSP, Los Angeles, CA

2007 “THE SLEAZE-FILLED SAGA OF AN EXPLOITATION DOUBLE FEATURE-GRINDHOUSE”

Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez / WEINSTEIN BOOKS

2006 “STARLIGHT: 100 YEARS OF FILM STILLS”

Mette Marcus / LOUISIANA MUSEUM OF MODERN ART           

2004 “KILL BILL AN UNOFFICIAL CASEBOOK”

D.K. Holm / GLITTER BOOKS

2003 “FREEZE FRAME”

Published by the SMPSP, Los Angeles, CA

2001 “PEARL HARBOR”

Jerry Bruckheimer, Michael Bay and Randall Wallace / HYPERION

 

1999 “THE STORY OF ANNA AND THE KING”

Holland / HARPER PERENNIAL

1998 “AMISTAD: A CELIBRATION OF THE FILM BY STEVEN SPIELBERG”

Steven Spielberg / NEWMARKET PRESS

 

 

GALLERIES / EXHIBITIONS:

 

2019 "PHOTOVILLE"

Annenberg Space For Photography

Los Angeles, CA

2019 "IMAGES FROM THE SMPSP COLLECTION"

ZEISS CINE CENTER

Los Angeles, CA

 

2018 "IMAGENATION: CINEMATIC VISIONS"

VENICE FILM FESTIVAL

ICI Magazzino gallery

Venice, ITALY 

 

2018 "THE ART OF MOTION PICTURE PHOTOGRAPHY"

Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP) Exhibition Westside Cultural Arts Center

Atlanta, GA

2017 "A SINGLE FRAME”

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study.

Los Angeles, CA

2016 “A SINGLE FRAME”

An Exhibition of Select Prints from our publication, “A Single Frame, Celebrating Twenty Years of the SMPSP”.

CANON INC.

Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA.

 

2014 “THE SLATE SHOW”

Online Exhibit @smpsp.org/galleries

 

2008 “FREEZE FRAME 2008: An Exhibition of Prints Created During the Production of Feature Films,”

Arclight Cinemas,

Hollywood, CA

2012 “THE DIRECTORS”

Online Exhibit @smpsp.org/galleries

2011 “CREW CALL: Celebrating the Crafts”

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Beverly Hills, CA.

 

2009 “SPOTLIGHT: Images by The Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers,”

Gray Tone Lab,

Hollywood, CA

2007 “CINEMATIC MOODS: Images from the Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers”

Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum,

Santa Barbara, CA

2005 “TAKE TWO: Recent Images From The Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers”

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Beverly Hills, CA

2004 “FREEZE FRAME: SMPSP,”

Arclight Cinemas, Hollywood, CA

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2001 “MADE IN HOLLYWOOD: From the Archives of The Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers”

Czech Center of Photography,

Prague, Czech Republic

2000 “BETWEEN TAKES: A Selection of Images”

The Art Association Artwest Gallery, Jackson Hole, Wyoming

2000 “BETWEEN TAKES: Art of The Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers”

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences,

Exhibition and Catalog,

Beverly Hills, CA

 

1999 “AMERICAN FILM IMAGES: From the Collection of SMPSP”

Fototeka de Cuba,

Havana, Cuba

 

1997 “PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE SMPSP”

The American Film Market-Post/LA 1997, Santa Monica, CA

1996 “PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE SMPSP”

ShowBiz Expo 1996,

Los Angeles, CA

1996 “SINGLE FRAMES: The Inauguration of the SMPSP”

G. Ray Hawkins Gallery,

Santa Monica, CA

Andrew Cooper Photography