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Welcome To Rachael Grace Photography!

Your personal family photojournalist.

This is laid back photography for busy young families.

I'm a Denver based family photographer. My heart sings when I photograph maternity bellies, newborns, and young families just surviving the daily chaos. I'm a closet hippy that dreams of owning a mountain cabin to get away from the hustle of the city. My phone is full of photos I rarely print (I'm trying to be better!) and my kids eat peanut butter and jelly almost every day. If you crave a way to hold onto that newborn snuggle or the wild personality of your three year old, then you're in the right place.

You may feel like there’s nothing special about your daily life worth photographing, but I don’t see it that way.  Every moment your heart burst is a moment worth recording and remembering.  Every time your baby snuggles on your shoulder.  Every time your toddler giggles wildly as you chase them around the room.  Every time your preschooler wants to play pretend again and how can you say no to that sweet face.  These are the moments we want to remember and hold on to.  These are the memories and stories we want to share years from now.  That’s what we photograph.

We remember our children’s ‘firsts’.  Their first steps, their first time climbing at the playground, their first time seeing the ocean.  But we almost never remember the last time.  The last time they give you an open mouth kiss.  The last time they want a piggy back ride.  The last time they give you a hug in front of their friends.  Why?  Because we almost never see it coming.  We think it’ll happen again, but time goes fast and they grow up even faster.  Don’t let these days turn into a distant memory.

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Maternity & Newborn
Sessions

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Who this is for:
Families with an expecting child (through birth or adoption) that want to capture life on both sides of the transition of adding a new family member. 
This is a package with both a maternity and newborn session.
The early weeks with baby are a blur.  Time can seemly stand still while at the same time fly by in a blink.  We’ll photograph all the details and moments you want to hold onto forever.

Learn more details and to see client galleries;

Family Life Session

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Who this is for:
Mama’s who cherish the small in between moments.  The moments that make your heart burst with a joy you never knew was possible till you had children.
You will always remember your baby’s ‘first’ but before you know it, that adorable thing they always did, won’t happen anymore.  The way he always crossed his feet when he was sitting.  Or the way she would run to your room first thing in the morning begging you to read to her.
Those are the moments you want to hold onto.

Book a session to keep those memories as vivid as the day they happened.

For more details and a client guide;

Your Mamahood Session

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Who this is for:
Mama’s that want to tell their story, so their children always know how special and loved they are.  You loved them from the moment they were conceived with a love only a mother knows.  Put your heart on paper and leave a legacy to your sweet babes.

  Your words and the images we create together go together in an heirloom album to cherish for the rest of your lives.

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Stress Free Sessions

Imagine your favorite laid back day with your family. What are the memories you'll miss most about right now? Let's design a session centered on that. We'll capture all the memories you never want to forget in a documentary way.

Why photograph your life?

What are your favorite memories from childhood? Do you have photos of them? Can you remember what it felt like to ride your bike on a sunny summer afternoon? Or a hug from mom as you ran through the kitchen after school? Life is more than just a pretty picture. It's memories and stories. Don't just photograph life's milestones, photograph the daily life moments because they are just as important to who you are as a family.

Gorgeous Heirloom Albums

We all have 1000's of photos sitting on our hard drives, me included. Let's design an album together that will be enjoyed for decades to come by everyone in the family.

About Me

I photograph busy young families who are totally ready for family photos that are not only fun but tell the story of where they’re at right now.
You want to remember the blissful moments among the chaos that fills your days.
I help slow the moments down and connect among the crazy.

I’ve been featured on the Huffington Post, Martha Stewart Weddings, Grey Likes, Couture Colorado, and many others.

When I’m not photographing amazing families or helping other moms in the Facebook Group, Mothering From the Heart, I’m being a mom to a 3 year old daughter, Delilah and 10 month old son Crosby.  D made me a mom and has been teaching me what it means to love unconditional every since.  C is the boy I never knew I wanted.  He’s the bubbly happy soul that makes every day feel like a gift.  My husband and I live in downtown Denver where we love to get outdoors and in the mountains as much as possible.

The Blog

Places I've been published.

So grateful to write articles and have my work featured on such amazing sites for mamas.

WAIT! Don't go, need a friend to drink in the trenches with you? Shoot me an email.

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