3 Bliss Road
Newport, RI 02840
andrea hansen bio
Andrea Hansen was born and raised in Nebraska. There she studied photography at the University of Nebraska, gaining a BA in Photojournalism. In 1988, she joined the photography staff at The New London Day in Connecticut, where she worked for 10 years. In 1998, she moved to Newport, Rhode Island and launched Andrea Hansen Photography, specializing in portrait, event, and commercial photography. Her distinguished client list includes The New York Times, USA Today, Newport Life Magazine, Salve Regina University and Roger Williams University.
As an artist, Andrea blends her knowledge of lighting, composition and creativity to capture stunning images. From magazines to business publications to family albums, her patience and attention-to-detail results in beautiful photography.
"My photo sessions are always relaxed and fun. I make my clients feel comfortable so I can capture the candid moments and true emotions from an event or portrait shoot. When my clients are stress free, the images speak for themselves."