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Van Der Linde :: Rachel Boekel Photography ::

As I’ve mentioned in past posts, I am moving in the direction of lifestyle documentary photography. This is definitely not new to me as I studied photo journalism in school, worked in newspapers and interned at Magnum in NYC. All of this was with the focus on documentary photography, so it feels really natural for […]

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Pop Up Photography Event :: Brooks, Alberta Photographer ::

I am super excited to be hosting another pop up event in Brooks! I’ve had it floating around social media for a few weeks and if you’ve made it to my blog for information, scroll down to view some fun sessions that I’ve photographed recently! The pop up event is a very quick, very fun, […]

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The Terris Crew :: Brooks Alberta Photographer ::

This was such a joyous impromptu session and it everything about it worked out magically. I’m not sure if you can see those golden leaves, creating dappled lighting with the late evening sun? Yes, it was special. THEN, insert the Terris crew. We chased, we ran, we twirled and we laughed. How can you not […]

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Little Holden :: Brooks Alberta Newborn Photography ::

I was so delighted to meet this little man and to witness the love pouring out of his mama and papas eyes. A brand new family, is there a better thing?!    

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Willy + Ty Engaged :: Brooks Alberta Engagement Photographer ::

Being able to wait for a storm to come through to photograph a couple is kind of like winning the jackpot. The dark clouds and bright canola make for such a dramatic backdrop and I love that this is what Willy and Ty were after and that we could coordinate to make it happen. I […]

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Graduation Photography, Brooks Alberta :: Grad Photo Package ::

A little throwback Thursday post to these amazing grads from the past year! I always enjoy¬†Graduation time and seeing families dress up and celebrate and I love photographing it even more. Graduation is such a fast day, and fitting in photography is definitely a hard thing to do when the day is already super tight. […]

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Dominique, Jamie & Chloe :: Okotoks Alberta Family Photographer ::

I’ve had the best time photographing this wonderful family over the years. Starting with their engagement photos, and wedding photos, and now their 3rd annual family photo. We met up on a beautiful Fall day along the Sheep River in Okotoks, AB. Throwing stones, chasing each other through the woods and playing in the sprinkle […]

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Gabrielles Family of Four :: Brooks Alberta Newborn Photography ::

Baby Fox arrived with a beautiful head full of hair and with a lot of love from his sweet older brother. This house is so full of energy and play. I absolutely loved watching these four be silly together. Isn’t this what life is all about!

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Books, Books, Books! :: Rachel Boekel Photography ::

“Children are made readers on the laps of their parents” – Emilie Bushwald I love when a family comes to me with a vision and an idea and we get to work together to make it happen. This family is pretty near and dear to my heart, and I loved driving out to find the […]

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Christmas Announcement!

* Christmas Announcement * From today until December 15th, I will donate 1 item to the Brooks Food Bank for every like, share and comment left on my Facebook page as well as my blog. I will be posting a new session every day, so please give some love and I’ll turn it into food […]

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