Cocoa Laney (b. 1994) is an American documentary photographer based in the UK. Her work investigates themes of belonging, identity, and community, and her most recent work explores the lesser-seen aspects of her native Alabama through a feminist lens. In addition to her personal work, she has worked professionally as a portrait and photographer since 2011 under Cocoa L. Photography LLC. Her work has been shown internationally and featured in publications such as LensCulture and The Independent, and she is currenly pursuing an MA in photojournalism and documentary photography at London College of Communication.