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Tremblay Family Lifestyle Photography :: Lake Newell, Alberta ::

I had the best afternoon for my Lake Newell lifestyle session with the Tremblay Family this Summer. No wind, a bright blue sky, and some dappled clouds for effect The Tremblays have their own Tige boat and spend as many summer days and nights out as a family on the water, either kneeboarding, wake boarding or […]

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Alberta Family Lifestyle Photographer :: Brooks Alberta, Rachel Boekel Photography ::

This little girl has stolen my heart for awhile already, but today I want to show you how she has her whole family, including her visiting Ouma and Oupa wrapped around her little finger! I visited this family while they were enjoying family time and a visit from their parents from South Africa, and this […]

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Golf Lifestyle Photography :: Brooks Alberta Photographer, Rachel Boekel Photography ::

This is where my heart is at these days. I know, I know, you’ve been hearing me rant and rave about “real life” for awhile now, and I appreciate your patience while I get my message out, because it is so important to me. Capturing your candid, every day, love of life, time with your […]

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Farm Lifestyle Photography :: Real Life Photography, Rachel Boekel Photography ::

When I was driving out towards Gem, Alberta, early-ish for this session, I was in awe of the landscapes that were unfolding as I headed North out of Brooks, AB. The morning sun was already past it’s early morning, long-shadow casting pace and was lighting up the sage brush that blew in the raw prairies […]

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5 New Alternative Ways To Have Your Family Portraits Taken :: Rachel Boekel Photography ::

Hey Blog Follower Friends! Thanks for checking in! I have some fun summer photo session ideas in this blog post and exciting contest giveaway details. And, I wanted to share this new favourite photo from a family paddling / camping adventure on the Red Deer River. While our family isn’t the focus of the picture, the […]

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Rachel Boekel Photography :: Meyer Mini Session ::

My Mothers Day Mini Event was such a fulfilling  day, it was full of moments of appreciation, respect, kindness and so much love. It was also full of variety. I was lucky enough to photograph grandmothers with their grandkids, mothers with their almost newborn babies, mothers with their grown up daughters and mothers being loved on […]

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The Kiedrowski’s in Dinosaur Provincial Park :: Rachel Boekel Photography ::

I hosted a contest awhile back for a 2hr documentary photography session and had so many great comments and replies to my blog post, discussing the idea of “what if you fly.” (I have a blog post to share tomorrow of what the last 3 months since that blog post have looked like!) The winner of that […]

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Calin + JP Winter Wedding :: Rachel Boekel Photography ::

Calin and JP were married on a warm February afternoon in Brooks, Alberta at St. Mary’s Catholic Church followed by a wonderful reception at Trinity Luthern Church down the street. Warm meant no snow, which was a bummer when you plan a Winter Wedding, but weather is such a small element of a wedding day. […]

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Ice Queen Maternity Session :: Brooks Alberta Photographer ::

 Lake Newell at Kinbrook Island Provincial Park never looked so good! Dressed in a blue and purple haze, with jagged ice chucks bursting through, the frozen lake provided a brilliant backdrop for a collaborative maternity session. To be honest, I was nervous. I had this idea in my head of what I wanted, but sometimes […]

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Brian’s 65th Birthday :: Brooks Alberta Family Photographer ::

Oh Boy! Talk about ideal day and oh so wonderful session! I’m not entirely sure the feelings were mutual when I showed up to photograph Brian early in the morning for his 65th Birthday, but after a pretty cozy tractor ride, I think we found our groove! It’s not easy to be photographed and followed […]

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