My goal for your session is to capture the "real". I have zero expectations. I want you to come and love on your babies, kiss your partner, and just be yourself.  I want to capture the true, raw, essence of you and your family.  Life is constantly changing and moments are flying by.  Photographs give us the ability to have time stand still.  There is no greater gift than that. 


CAPTURING the "real"



Hi, I'm Rachel!  I am a wedding, family, and newborn photographer serving the Fox Cities area! Photography has always been a passion of mine.  I love the nostalgia photographs bring, and how they capture moments that could otherwise be forgotten.  Most of my clients become great friends, and I love all the new people this business allows me to meet!  

the artist

Documenting the moments in between

02. Things I love

03. styling help

Being a mother myself, I know how some of the most important moments are the quiet ones that go on daily.  These are the moments you want to remember, and those are the moments I hope to capture for you.  From your child's toothless grin, to the way their nose scrunches up when they smile.  Photographs allow us to preserve a memory forever.  Whether it be the birth of your first child, or the day you say I DO, my mission is to document the true essence of what makes you, YOU!  

my mission

to be there with you through all of lifes
most important moments


my favorite things

Being a mom is my favorite job in the world.  I have 2 amazing boys. Gavin is 11, and Dylan is 8.  They are so much fun and keep me very busy! Both are avid soccer players, so tournaments take up most of my weekends. My husband Derek is my rock and best friend.  He is so supportive of me and is the best dad in the world.  We love vacationing, and Hawaii is our absolute favorite place!  Without Jesus as my center, I'd be a mess.  Most days I'm drinking a cup of coffee, and watching Netflix while editing. 



Styling help



Clothing is the one thing that stresses people out the most when planning their photo session. Bringing in different colors and textures is so important, and the styling site I work with will help you do just that!  Once you book your session with me, I will send you the link with my access code, and you will go in and fill out a short questionnaire about your overall style preference and the ages and gender of everyone in your family.  From there, you will be given tons of options that will dress your family from head to toe for your session.  It's amazing and STRESS FREE!  I also have a full client closet available to use for any session!   


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A professional photo session is a gift and keeps on giving. It can be passed down from generation to generation.  Each of my collections are all inclusive.  This means the session fee + digitals + print release are all included.  Your session will be given to you in the form of an online viewing gallery with a download code. Ala carte items are always available as well as gift cards. 

the details

making an investment that will last
a lifetime.


3. gift cards

4. blog



Deluxe Senior - $1200
modern senior - $750

WEDDINGS - $3200+

 Senior deluxe sessions include up to 4 outfit changes and 2-3 locations. Makeup + Hair included by Jillian Dawson Freelance Makeup Artistry.  You will receive the digital downloads for 45 images and will receive a deluxe album and yearbook image. 

Modern Senior sessions include up to 2 outfit changes and 2 locations.  You will receive the digital download for 20 images, and will receive your yearbook submission photo as well. 

 Wedding packages start at $3200 and include a complimentary engagement session.  This is a perfect way for us to meet before your big day and get acclimated to each other!  I have different packages available, depending on the amount of coverage you need! For more detailed information, just send me an email and we can start planning your magical day! 





Newborn sessions are done at 7-15 days old.  They take place in my studio, and I supply everything.

*Full sessions include 45 images with print release and digital download.  A customized wooden box with a 5x7 proof of every image is given.
*Newborn minis are baby only (no siblings or family) and include 20 images with print release and digital download.


Family sessions are done outdoors during golden hour. Family sessions include 45 images with print release and digital download. A customized wooden box with a 5x7 proof of every color image is given. 

A family mini session includes 20 images with print release and digital download.  These sessions are 30 minutes long. 

famiLY - $900
Family mini - $500



50% of session fee is due 
upon booking

"Rachel was so carefree and fun and really made our photo session relaxed.  Her styling site was SO helpful and gave us the look we wanted. We even were able to bring the newest member of our family - our golden doodle - out at the end for some pictures!  It was perfect! I recommend Rachel to everyone I know!" 

client reviews

the anevicius family


"We first met Rachel when I was pregnant with our triplets. Our maternity photos were so amazing, we knew we had to go back for their newborn photos! We have also gone to Rachel several more times for family photos, and we are always so amazed at how beautiful our pictures turn out and how Rachel is able to uniquely capture each of our triplets personalities so perfectly! We can't wait to see all the pictures Rachel continues to capture for us through the years as our kids grow!"

client reviews

the prachel family


Rachel is one of the best when it comes to photographers in Wisconsin. As our family has grown, she has been there every step of the way. From a breathtaking Maternity shoot, to our Fresh 48 session at the hospital, to a Full Newborn session at 10 days old, she has been a wonder to work with; she truly is a baby whisper. Rachel took time to style all of our shots, which I feel is so important. She worked really hard to shoot in only the best weather conditions, and she made everyone feel comfortable and confident in front of the camera. We are so thrilled to share all our most precious moments with her. We can't wait for more Milestone and Family sessions in the future with her!

client reviews

The Forseth Family 


Gift cards are always available for purchase!  I put together a really sweet display that you can give your loved ones for their baby shower, birthday, or Christmas preset! A professional photography session is a gift that keeps on giving.  It is a gift they will have for years to come, and a gift that will remain cherished and loved!  Just let me know what the gift card is for, and I will package accordingly! 


A gift that never stops giving



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